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Ms. Bizzell

Hi, I’m Ms. Bizzell and I’m coming up on my fifth year as an Instructional Assistant here at Pleasant Grove. I am originally from Wilmington, NC, and was raised in Durham, NC (Bull City). I have been working with children of different ages and backgrounds for over 20 years. I’ve worked as a Master Program specialist and Inclusion Specialist for Durham Parks and Recreation for 21 years.  I’ve also worked as a Teacher Assistant, as well as Lead Teacher for Durham Head start for 9 ½ years.  I am a certified Inclusion Specialist and have obtained other training and certifications in the Early Childhood Education Field from Durham Technical Community College. I am Currently a part- time Student at North Carolina Central University (Eagle Pride!!) working towards my Bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education. When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, cooking, reading, exercising, and spreading positive affirmations and vibrations to those around.