Member Spotlight: Shantzel Peagler, AIST Alabama AmeriCorps Program
Meet Shantzel Peagler, AIST Member, currently serving with W.O. Parmer Elementary School, a service site of the AmeriCorps Instructional Support Team AmeriCorps program.
1. What motivated you to join AmeriCorps?
I was motivated to join AmeriCorps because I would like the opportunity to make a difference.
2. What would you like to get out of this service opportunity?
I want to learn new things and help kids grow.
3. What will your service focus on for the 2021-2022 program year?
My service will focus on engaging students in one-one and group instructional assistance. Also, I will increase phonic awareness, accuracy, and fluency to translate text.
4. What are your plans after AmeriCorps?
After AmeriCorps, I will pursue a career as an Elementary Education teacher.
Thank you for your service Shantzel!