Maegan Barnes was selected as Ida Freeman’s 2018-2018 Teacher of the Year! Mrs. Barnes is a Kindergarten teacher at Ida Freeman. Mrs. Barnes has been teaching at Ida Freeman since 2013. Her goal for students to leave her class as a confident, respectful and responsible individual.

Teacher of the Year, Maegan Barnes

Kindergarten Teachers with Teacher of the Year, Maegan Barnes

Get to Know Mrs. Barnes

When did you start teaching at Ida Freeman?

  • I started in August of 2013. I have been teaching for a total of 6 years, all at Ida Freeman!

What made you want to teach?

  • I have always loved children and knew that I wanted to do something with children one day! I have truly found my passion!

What’s your favorite thing about being a teacher?

  • I love getting to know each students and seeing how much they can grow in a year.

If you could put something on every school marquee in the world for one day, what would it be?

  • Be the kind kid!

What is something you’d like to be automatically good at?

  • I would love to automatically be good at singing!