Get To Know: Beth Toms

Beth TomsName: Beth Toms

Title/Courses Taught: 3rd Grade Teacher

Year I Started Teaching: 1999

Year I Started at Carlisle: 1999

Education: M.A. Radford University

Family: Married for 28 years to husband, Harrison Toms, and two children, Maggie and Lizzy.

Pets: 6-month old white Lab named Bear, and three cats – Rossie, Ted and Henry. 

Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, spending time with my family, baking and growing orchids.

Teaching Approach/Philosophy: I feel that it is so important as a teacher to provide a challenging academic experience each day that will prepare students for college and for life.

Favorite Part of Teaching: My favorite part of teaching is being able to provide encouragement and support to our students. I also enjoy seeing the students progress and grow throughout the year.

What I hope My Students Learn: I hope that my students learn that hard work and perseverance pays off.

What I Wish for My Students: To be successful and happy!