Ms. Kantriece Carter is an English Language Arts Instructional Coach for grades K-4 at Orange Grove Elementary. She has taught in Aldine ISD for 13 years as a 2nd, 4th, and 5th grade teacher. She has also taught summer school for grades K-6.
Ms. Carter is a graduate of Iowa State University located in Ames, Iowa. She received her Masters in Educational Leadership from Stephen F. Austin University. She is also a graduate of Aldine’s Leadership Academy and has a principal certification.
Ms. Carter is the second oldest of nine siblings. She has 5 brothers and 3 sisters. Two of her brothers are personal trainers in the Houston area. She enjoys working out with them and taking advantage of the benefits of free personal training.
Ms. Carter enjoys traveling. She loves to visit New York and California, but her favorite place is Iowa. Her parents and most family members live in Waterloo, Iowa, which will always be considered home. She misses the snowy winters that were once considered a winter norm. Her perspective of winter quickly changed as she adjusted to climate of the Gulf Coast region. Her travels have also taken her to mission trips in Egypt, China, and New Orleans.
Ms. Carter enjoys learning and growing as an Instructional Coach. She enjoys serving teachers and providing opportunities for professional development. She believes every teacher has an innate desire to make a difference in the lives of students each day. Her hope is that she can be there to support, encourage, and inspire them to be the best teacher they can be.