Principal's Corner

I am married to Ronnie Norris. We have 3 children – Caleb, Kylee, and Cole. I have been an educator since 1993 and feel fortunate to be the principal at Bel-Aire Elementary School. During my years of teaching, I have enjoyed many different experiences with students. I have taught first, second, third, fourth, and sixth grades as well as Special Education. I also served as an Instructional Coach for Elementary Schools.

I look forward to working with our students, teachers and families as we continue to make each year great.
On a personal note - I am a VOLS fan. Go BIG ORANGE!


Education:
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June 2016 -                     University of the Cumberlands - Williamsburg, KY 
                                        Pursuing Ed.D. in Educational Leadership

Jan 2008-Dec 2008         Tennessee Technological University - Nashville, TN
                                        Education Specialist (Ed.S.)
                                        Major: Administration & Supervision (Educational Leadership)

Aug 1993-May 1995        Tennessee State University - Cookeville, TN
                                        Master of Education (M.Ed.)
                                        Major: Elementary Education 

May 1991-Dec 1993        Middle Tennessee State University - Murfreesboro, TN
                                        Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
                                        Major: Elementary Education & Special Education


Work Experience:

June 2014 -                     Tullahoma City Schools - BA, Principal

Jun 2013-Jun 2014         Tullahoma City Schools
                                        Robert E. Lee - Special Education Teacher

Oct 2011-May 2013        Franklin County - Franklin County Schools, TN
                                        Instructional Coach for Elementary Schools

Jan 1994-Oct 2011        Franklin County Schools - Winchester, TN ​
                                       North Lake and Broadview Elementary Schools -Elementary Classroom Teacher