Phone: (504) 267-7890
Degrees and Certifications:
Master of Education in Educational Leadership Bachelor's of Science Degree in Elementary Education
Mrs. Erin Johnston
Erin Johnston is a second grade teacher at Joseph J. Davies Elementary. She is a wife, mother of three, and lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish. She has been teaching second grade for fourteen years and has a passion for teaching, inspiring, and encouraging children to love both reading and learning. She also teaches English online to students in China.
Mrs. Johnston graduated from Our Lady of Holy Cross College with a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and obtained her master's degree in Educational Leadership from American College of Education.
Mrs. Johnston believes all children can learn, succeed, and have fun while doing it. One of her favorite quotes is, "Teachers who love teaching, teach children to love learning."
She also believes wholeheartedly that her students' academic success is greatly enhanced when their parents partner with her throughout the year. Communication is an important aspect of her classroom. She keeps in touch with parents through a communication app called ClassTag. Through this app, she sends out frequent reminders and pictures of what is taking place in the classroom.