My name is Amy Gaines. I earned a bachelor of science degree in Statistics and Math from Eastern Kentucky University in 1990. I then recieved a bachelor of science degree in Middle Grade Education with an emphasis in Social Studies and Math in 1991. My Master's degree is Reading Specialist and my Rank I is in Education. I have recently completed a degree in Communication Disorders. I have taught eighth graders at South Laurel Middle School for twenty five years. In my free time, I love spending time with my family and enjoying outdoor activities. My goal is for your student to develop a passion for history, as well as become a well-informed citizen of our nation.