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Ashley Ghent has been teaching for 17 years. She has been teaching 5th grade for fifteen years at the greatest school in the world, Mount Gallant Elementary. Prior to teaching 5th grade, Mrs. GHent taught 2nd grade at Finley Road Elementary School. Her father was a Colonel in the United States Air Force, therefore her family moved around a lot when she was growing up. Mrs. Ghent's parents both grew up in Greenville, South Carolina and that is where they returned after her father retired.
Mrs. Ghent graduated from Winthrop University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and later earned a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction in 2003. She received her National Board Certification in 2007 and is currently in the process of renewing certification. While attending Winthrop, she met her husband, Danny Ghent. They have been married for 13 years this summer and spending time together is their favorite hobby! They have a beautiful 4-year-old Holland Lop rabbit name Wylie.
Teaching is Mrs. Ghent's greatest passion in life. Nothing fills her soul greater than watching students learn as they attempt new concepts and succeed. Each year she feels so fortunate to have the opportunity to become a part of a child’s life. Mrs. Ghent's wish for her students is that she will have as much of an impact on their lives as they have on hers.