Mackenzie Vanover

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Mackenzie Vanover

Position: English Teacher and Forensics Coach 
Location: Room 2316
Phone: 540-662-3471 ext. 45232
Emailvanover@wps.k12.va.us

Areas of Expertise: Literacy, creative and analytical writing, speech, character work, coffee

Educational History

  • B.A. in English from University of Mary Washington
    M.A. in Children's Literature from Hollins University
    Post-graduate Teaching License
    Continuing graduate English classes

Professional and Creative Highlights

  • Published poet with YARN; nominated for Pushcart Prize
    Published children's author of The Most Important Tuesday at Carbuncle Elementary School
    Audio book narrator of It All Started with a Bicycle by Plum McCauley
    2nd place in Virginia Liar's Contest
    2015 presenter at Virginia State Reading Association Conference
    2012 presenter at Apple Valley Reading Council's annual event

Classroom Information

  • Many classroom assignments are posted in Google Classroom. Guardians who wish to join our Google Classroom for regular updates on activities and assignments may email me individually for the class code. Students can also show parents their assignments at home by accessing the classroom through their school accounts.