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 is currently an Instructional Technology Specialist for Oconee. She was a classroom teacher for 13 years before moving into instructional technology. In her time with Oconee County, she was awarded Teacher of the year 2018-2019 from High Shoals Elementary. In addition to her time in 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, a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Piedmont College, and a Specialist Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of West Georgia. Also, 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. Erin is a Level 1 Google Certified Educator and is currently pursuing Advanced Google Certified Educator.
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.