Heather Oden is going into her 15th year of teaching. (11 years at Rockledge & four years at a middle school in the Midwest.) She has spent her career teaching the 5th and 6th grades after graduating from Missouri State University with both Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Education. Heather is enthusiastic about creating lifelong learners and using technology to integrate students' lives in and out of the classroom. Outside of school, Heather enjoys crocheting, reading, and travelling with her two children, Alex, 9, and Kate, 5.