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Ms. Monique Cook

Hello Benteen Families! Born and raised in Decatur, GA, Monique Cook has over 10 years of experience in education. She began her experience working part time as an Assistant Toddler teacher at a daycare while completing her senior year of high school. This prompted Monique to take up a degree in education and in December 2011, she graduated from Valdosta State University with a Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education.  She then went on to receive a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia Southern University in July 2013. Monique has taught in a variety of settings including Title 1 schools and internationally in Abu Dhabi which provided experience in a number of curricula including Common Core and PYP. When Monique is not teaching she enjoys coaching dance and traveling to different countries. She has been to over 35 countries and loves to share her experiences with her students!