Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Compton graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a BS in Psychology and minors in English and History. She also has a Masters and a Rank I in Secondary School Guidance Counseling. Ms Compton taught Education classes at the University of Pikeville and Psychology classes at Big Sandy Commuity and Technical College. She taught English in Kentucky for 17 years and then worked as a Guidance Counselor for 13 years at Shelby Valley High School. Ms Compton was also State and AP Assessment Coordinator for 19 years and Gifted and Talented Coordinator for 15 years. Ms. Compton then retired from Kentucky and came to Tug Valley in 2016 to teach English. Her classes include English 9, English 10, and Creative Writing.