Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Linda J. Fountain
This is my 14th year teaching in the Richmond County School System. I taught grades 3rd-5th at Roy E. Rollins Elementary and 5th grade at Sue Reynolds Elementary School. I am also a former Richmond County Instructional Coach and Learn Zillion Math Coach. I am very excited to be a GEM at Diamond Lakes Elementary!
~B.S. in Early Childhood Education from Augusta State University
~M.Ed. in Technology, Curriculum, and Instruction from Grand Canyon University
~Ed.S. in Educational Leadership from Liberty University
~K-5 Math Endorsement
~2010 Awardee of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. I was recognized nationally by President Obama in May 2011. Since 1983, I am only one of two awardees who have accomplished this milestone from the Richmond County School System.
~Certified Georgia Master Teacher
~2012 and 2013 Recipient of the Teaching Causes Learning Grant
~Roy E. Rollins Elementary School Teacher of the Year 2008-2009
"Don't limit yourself.
Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do.
You can go as far as your mind lets you.
What you believe, you can achieve."
-Mary Kay Ash