Jasper Elementary School is proud to introduce, Michelle Martin, Early Steps to School Success Coordinator. Michelle will be working with families who are expecting and/or have children up to age three and will provide literacy opportunities for children up to age 5. She will be offering resources to help families while promoting literacy and school readiness through the National Save the Children Organization.
Michelle has an Associate of Arts, an Associate of General Studies in Liberal Arts, and an Associate of Science in Education from North Arkansas College. She is currently pursuing a bachelor's from the University of Arkansas in Little Rock. She shares that she is passionate about mental health and wellness and advocating for healthy families.
Michelle married her high school sweetheart, Phillip, and has five lively and charismatic children. Together they enjoy everything about the outdoors and spend lots of time gardening, hiking, camping, and trail riding. Michelle is an avid reader and love historical fiction. Her love for literature also extends into writing fiction, inspirational nonfiction, and poetry.