About Me

My name is Alexis Wilson and I am currently seeking my multiple subject teaching credential. I have my BA degree in Child and Adolescent Development from Point Loma Nazarene University. My passion in life is working with and helping children, and I know through my career as a teacher that I can accomplish that. I have always been a school person, and I love to learn. I want to translate that value on to the next generation, so that school becomes an exciting place to be rather than a burden. My past experiences and internships include an assistant in a parent education preschool classroom, an intern in a social-emotional charter school, creating an undergraduate research project involving parent education, and many classes where I have had field experience with children of all ages (infants, preschoolers, special education, school aged, and adolescents). I could not be more excited to continue my education in my current credential program. I used to play school as a little girl, and now that childhood dream is becoming a reality for me.

I have grown up in Ventura, and I am back after college to continue my education and career locally. In my spare time, I love reading, going to the beach, babysitting my nieces and nephews, going to Disneyland, going on new adventures with friends, hiking, getting coffee, and more. I am also currently planning a wedding, and that is an exciting time in my future (next May I will become Mrs.Gray)!

One of my favorite places, Hume LakeMy little niece, EllaGraduation!

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4 thoughts on “About Me

  1. Your blog is very inspiring, and as a parent and someone who values education, I appreciate your enthusiasm and zeal in wanting to make a personal impact in the classroom for future generations. Thank you! We need more people like you in our schools. Looking forward to working with you.

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  2. Hello, nice to meet you. I visit ventura all the time. I love it there, the weather and the food is amazing. I like to go camping and spend time with my family and friends when I visit. Having to plan a wedding must be exciting and stressful but I wish the best of luck and a lot of patience. Have a great holiday weekend.

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  3. Hi Alexis,
    What an amazing journey you have had thus far. You’ve certainly been able to make an amazing footprint in education in many ways. It’s always nice to meet a fellow Disney fan. Congratulations on your future wedding. I look forward to working with you this semester.

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  4. I wish I had the patience for elementary school kids. I applaud your hard work toward achieving this goal. Being a fun and free person is a great way to be an effective elementary school teacher and is seems like you will amazing. Also, I love disney too and you can never be to old for it : )

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