DEJEANETTE WILLIAMS- Carr Lane VPA MS

DeJeanette Williams joined the Saint Louis Public Schools District in August 1994. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Special Education and a Master of Education Degree in School Counseling.  She began her tenure as a self-contained Special Education Teacher at Carr Lane VPA …

CHEVELLE STEWART- Hamilton Elementary

Chevelle Stewart is a 5th grade Classroom Teacher at Hamilton Elementary School.  She has been with district for 20 years.  She has also had the privilege of being Teacher-in-Charge, Mentor Teacher, and an After School Coordinator. She has degrees from Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville (BS-Business …

TUESDAY POWELL- Lexington Elementary

My name is Tuesday Powell and I am currently the lead Preschool Teacher at Lexington Elementary School. This is my fourteenth school year teaching with the district. I also served two years as the after school director at Lexington. I help organize events and provide …

NELSA CEDENO- Sumner High School

As a daughter of an educator from a small country in Latin America, I am proud to be part of the education of the students of the SLPS.  Parson Blewett helped me to improve my educational expertise by obtaining my master’s degree in Curriculum Instruction …

KELLY CARTER- Jefferson Elementary

My name is Kelly Carter, I am the 3rd grade teacher at Jefferson Elementary School. I’ve been with SLPS for 7 years. I have a B.S. in Elementary Education, my Reading Certificate, and am currently working towards my Master’s. While at Jefferson, I have served …

Sincerely honored to be a recipient

I am sincerely honored to be a recipient of the Parsons Blewett Memorial Fund Scholarship. Thanks to your generous support, I have been afforded the opportunity to continue my professional development as a teacher and an instructional leader. The assistance and support of the Parsons …

Thanks to Parsons Blewett’s PD grant, I was prepared

As a first year calculus teacher, I was challenged to teach a rigorous class and also teach confidence in my students. Thanks to Parsons Blewett I was able to attend a College Board workshop on calculus resources and strategies to prepare my students for the …

Instrumental in my growth

It is a great pleasure to have this opportunity to represent the Parsons Blewett Traditional Scholarship. Parsons Blewett was instrumental in my growth, not only as an educator but also as a person.  Through Parsons Blewett, I was able to complete my graduate school studies …