Hello, I’m Mrs. Williams.  I am a first grade teacher at Hambden School in Chardon.  I want to welcome you to first grade and a new year of exciting learning.  I have a bachelors degree in elementary education and early childhood education from West Virginia University.  My reading endorsement is from Kent State University and my masters degree is from Lake Erie College.  I began my career as a kindergarten teacher, then a Title I reading teacher, second grade teacher and first grade teacher.  I enjoy reading, traveling, art, and spending time with my family.