Mrs. Karen Taylor
My name is Karen Taylor and I have been teaching since 1986.  I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education, specializing in Early Childhood, from West Virginia University.  In  1988, I received my Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction, specializing in Reading, from the Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina.  I have taught in WV, Ohio, Georgia, South Carolina and here in North Carolina. 
I live in Hickory with my husband, Todd.  I have two children, Kylie and Paxton. My daughter recently graduated from UNC Chapel Hill and lives in Charlotte. My   son is a senior  there.  Go Tarheels!!
I enjoy reading, running, hiking and spending time with my family.