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Shelby Bledsoe - 1/11/23

Wildcat Wednesday Shelby Bledsoe

It's Wildcat Wednesday! Every Wednesday, we will spotlight a member of the LR Wildcat family.

This week we are introducing you to Shelby Bledsoe!


Job Title:
Kindergarten Teacher

Tell us about your family:
My husband Jamie and I have been married for 17 years. We have one son Stratton that is in middle school. We have 2 dogs, Maddie a Pomeranian mix, and Baylor a Boxer, along with our cat Max. Frank is our goldfish and I only mention him because he has been alive for 7 years! 

How long have you been a teacher/worked in education?
I completed the Internship Academy with MSU last year at the Primary, and I am currently in my first year of teaching.

What makes you passionate about education?
I love to see the growth of kindergarten students from the beginning to the end of the year. It's so fascinating to see the amount of growth that occurs.

What is your must-have classroom item?
laminator with laminating sheets

If you had to choose a different grade/subject to teach, what would it be?
History because I enjoy learning about the past.

What is something about you that might surprise people?
My husband and I like to fish. We once caught a shark. It was so much fun!

What is one item on your bucket list?
To visit as many historical places as possible.


Wildcat Wednesday

Thank you for being a part of the Wildcat family, Shelby!