Phone: 706-310-1985 ext. 1314
Degrees and Certifications:
MS.Ed. Early Childhood Education Piedmont College, Athens GA BS.FS Child and Family Development, University of Georgia AS. Business Associates Abraham Baldwin Agriculture College
Mrs. Erin Bowen
Erin Bowen has been employed with the county since 2009 and has served as the PACE teacher for the Gifted Talented Learners at HSES since 2015. In this time she has been a member of our school's Leadership Team, Technology Team, and the Positive Behavior Support Team. Before her arrival at High Shoals, she taught at Gaines Elementary for over five years as a kindergarten teacher; she also served as an Early Childhood specialist for Early Head Start for five years. In her time with Clarke County School District, Mrs. Bowen received the Four Star Recipient award for her hard work and dedication to her students. Her educational background includes an Associates of Business Science from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Georgia with a major in Child Development, and a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Piedmont College. In addition, she holds a Gifted Endorsement through a partnership between North Georgia RESA and Oconee County as well as an endorsement in English as a Second Language.
It is Erin’s mission as an educator, is to empower her students and help them make a positive contribution to our world. Her goal is to provide a challenging environment where each child is able to reach their full potential and encouraged to be a lifelong learner through meaningful activities. Mrs. Bowen has a passion for integrating technology into instruction. Often you will find her using a video camera and other tech gadgets she can get her hands on. In her free time, Mrs. Bowen loves to spend time with her husband, two boys, and a dog. As a family, they enjoy camping and being outdoors.