Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Wendy Payne

Mrs. Payne graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications. She worked in marketing and public relations for over 16 years before changing careers and becoming a Language Arts teacher. She earned her Master’s degree in Teaching & Learning and has been doing both of those things – teaching and learning – for the last 14 years. With a unique perspective that includes experience in everything from corporate boardrooms to three-person agencies and from old-fashioned read-alongs to online learning, Mrs. Payne can help guide her students down whatever road they chose to travel for their future success.

On a personal note, Mrs. Payne is a die-hard Seminole fan, who has been known to yell advice at the T.V. during football games. She is married and has three cats.