Degrees and Certifications:

Attended the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC; Bachelor of Arts in Experimental Psychology with a Minor in Elementary Education 2003; Master of Arts in Teaching 2004;Elementary Education Certified

Erica Schumpert

My Professional Accomplishments

  • This is my 17th year of teaching. I’ve taught 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades.
  • Currently pursuing my Read to Succeed Credentials; Currently CPR Certified 
  • Member of the Nurture Den; District Calendar Committee; WP Rawl Garden Grant recipient

My Professional Passions & Strengths 

  • My strengths include teaching writing and creating a community of happy learners in my classroom.
  • I am learning more about how to teach reading more comprehensively and assessing it accurately. 
  • I am also learning more about distance learning/teaching through reading and practice.
  • I am not afraid to make mistakes in front of my students.  I want them to know that I’m real and that it is ok to make mistakes as long as we learn from them.

My Personal Passions 

Outside of school, I love to participate in Pilates and spend time with my family and friends.  I enjoy riding my motorcycle and am celebrating having my motorcycle license for two years!!  I have a black and white cat named Milo and I love to shop.  I also love to read and cook. My favorite places to visit include the mountains of North Carolina and Georgia, as well as Isle of Palms.