Ms. Samantha Le Vine Schmidt is delighted to join the Bornblum Jewish Community School family as our new Enrichment teacher. She earned her Master of Arts Degree in Teaching, with an emphasis in Curriculum and Instructional Leadership from the University of Memphis, and her Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Oregon. Ms. Schmidt, combines creative learning opportunities that challenge and inspire her students in a safe and caring environment. Her professional and academic achievements influence her teaching style and reflect those essential 21st Century skills needed to prepare our students to compete and succeed as global citizens and leaders.
When she isn’t planning fun and engaging lessons across the curriculum and grade levels, she is spending much loved time with her family. Ms. Schmidt is married to Michael Schmidt, a University of Memphis professor and PhD candidate, and they are raising their three sons in a home full of love, color, learning, laughter, two cats and a rescue beagle. Ms. Schmidt loves to make art, cook and bake, travel, explore, visit museums and can’t pass down a yard sale.