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Michelle Kirkendall

Michelle Kirkendall

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Contact Info:


Work Phone:

918-786-5573 ext1206

Class Room Number:


About Me

Educational History:

I graduated high school from the small town of Maud, Oklahoma in 2000.  I went to college at East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma and graduated with my Bachelor’s Degree in 2004.  

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Education

I am certified to teach in both Oklahoma and Missouri.  

I am cerified in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Special Education


Professional Development:

SIOP (Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol)- Carthage Schools 2013-2014

Creative Mathematics Place Value – Oklahoma City 2012

Common Core Tool Box – Edmond 2011

Oklahoma State Department of Education Master Teachers Project – Norman/McAlester 2011

EDIT Conference (Improving State Test Scores) – Oklahoma City 2011

Mean Girls Conference – Oklahoma City 2011

Response to Intervention Mathematics Strategies – Oklahoma City 2011

State Superintendent’s Science Inquiry Institute – Oklahoma City Summer of 2010 & 2011

Literacy 1st Training – Midwest City 2010

State Superintendent’s Math Academy – Norman Summer of 2009 & 2010

OASCD Spring Conference – Edmond 2009

OERB Fossils to Fuels II – Shawnee 2008

Great Expectations – Edmond 2007 & Bethany 2009

Building Academic Vocabulary – Shawnee 2007

How to Teach The Hard to Handle Student – Oklahoma City 2007

Response to Intervention – Shawnee 2007

OERB Fossils to Fuels I – Edmond 2006

Multiple Intelligences – Shawnee 2006

Differentiating Instruction - Shawnee 2006

The Sense of Humor - Shawnee 2006

How to Reach and Teach all Students - Shawnee 2006

SmartBoard Training - Shawnee 2006



Current Position:

This is my first year to teach in Grove, I am a special education teacher at The Lower Elementary.  

Previous Position:

I started teaching in 2006. I spent my first 7 years teaching at Horace Mann Elementary in Shawnee, OK.  I taught 4th grade for four years then moved to 5th grade and taught math for 3 years.  My husband got a job at MSSU in Joplin in 2013 and we moved to Galena, KS. When we moved I taught 4th grade for two years at Fairview Elementary in Carthage, MO.  In 2015 I got the opportunity to teach middle school in Commerce, OK.  Last year I taught special education at Alexander Elementary in Commerce, OK.

Family Information:

I have been married to my husband Eddie for 18 years. My husband currently works at MSSU as an academic advisor.   We have a 3 year old son, Greyson, who is the light of our life.  

Mrs. Kirkendall and Greyson     Eddie and GreysonKirkendall Family

Personal Information:

I love to watch movies and tv.  I also like to go play outside with my son.      

Michelle Kirkendall

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Classroom Number:
School Phone:
918-786-5573 ext1206