Kaitlin Saunders is the EC Resource Teacher at Shuford Elementary School. She recently graduated from Appalachian State University with her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She then became certified in Special Education. She was born in Washington, but grew up in Wilson, North Carolina. Kaitlin just moved to the Newton-Conover area and is very excited to be part of the NCCS family. She is a very energetic and enthusiastic person, and her personality shines in the classroom. When teaching, she really tries to make her students feel comfortable, while challenging them to reach their fullest potential. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her dog, running, hiking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. She can not wait to see what the rest of the school year brings at Shuford Elementary!