Patricia Russell
1st Grade Teacher
New Albany Elementary School
Mrs. Russell is currently an early elementary educator for 1st grade students at New Albany Elementary School in New Albany, Ohio. Patricia received her Bachelor’s of Early Elementary Education from The Ohio State University in 2001. She currently is finishing her master’s degree from Ashland University. She serves on the Exemplar School Team where she visits top-rated schools in the state of Ohio to improve teaching and learning in her district. She also works as a writing and spelling curriculum specialist where she is responsible for aligning the curriculum to the state standards and is in charge of providing “best practice” lesson plans for the 1st grade team that consists of 15 teachers. Mrs. Russell contributed to the Elementary School Writing Room.