Degrees and Certifications:
BA Elementary Education, Converse College MEd Elementary Education, Converse College Certification: Elementary Education w/Gifted & Talented endorsement
Mrs. Dena C. Erickson
I grew up in San Diego, California, but South Carolina has been my home for the last 34 years. I teach 6th grade Science. I am also a member of Carver's 2020-2021 virtual teacher team. I am Carver's Student Council advisor and also the volleyball assistant coach. I have a BA in Elementary Education and a MEd in Elementary Education from Converse College, including add-on credits for Early Childhood Education. I have also studied Art and Art History. I currently hold a SC Certification in Elementary Education with a Gifted & Talented endorsement. I am a mother of 8 (ages 34, 34, 30, 22, 21, 20, 14 & 12) children and 8 grandchildren. I am married and my husband, Wesley, and I reside in Boiling Springs. South Carolina with our two youngest middle school children, Isabella & Jazmine and our daughter, Moriah, who is a senior college student athlete at Converse College. The 2020-2021 school year will be my 4th year teaching at Carver and I absolutely LOVE being a member of the Wildcat family!!!