Melinda Reese

Elementary Education Instructor
1200 S Main
McPherson, KS
620-241-0723 x 507

Course Responsibilities

  • Education Psychology and Fundamentals of Learning
  • Foundations of Literacy
  • Emerging Literacy Instruction and Assessment
  • Advanced Literacy Instruction and Assessment
  • Children's Literature
  • Clinical Teaching Supervision

Educational History

Degree Earned School
M.S. (in process) Fort Hays State University
B.A. Elementary Education Bethany College
Endorsement in Middle School Language Arts Bethany College


Licensure: K-9

Professional Experience

Central Christian College
Elementary Education Instructor

USD #418 McPherson

4th Grade Teacher (12 years)
Reading Rap (1 year)
5th Grade Teacher (1 year)

Running Start Academy

USD # Galva Elementary School

Kindergarten Teacher (7 years)
Sixth Grade Languae Arts Teacher (2 years)
Title Reading and Math Teacher (2 years)
Third Grade Teacher (6 years)

Professional Responsibilities

  • MTSS Building Representative
  • District Math Representative
  • District Science and Social Studies Representative
  • District Kidlink Representative
  • Site Council
  • Superintendent Advisory Board
  • Supervise Student Teachers from McPherson College, Central Christian College, Bethany College and Tabor College



Leisure Activities

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