Tammie D Turpin Jones is an Information Technology teacher with the Montgomery, Alabama Public school system at Montgomery Preparatory Academy. Tammie D Turpin Jones stated, she has been teaching for 26 years and 21 years with the Montgomery Public school system this year. Ms. Tammie D Turpin Jones is a graduated of Grambling State University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems.
Ms. Jones has earned several certifications such as Alabama Technical Education Certification, Alabama Professional Educators Certification, Microsoft Certified Educator, Microsoft MTA Certification (Windows Operating System), Microsoft MTA Certification (Network Fundamentals), Microsoft MTA Certification (Security Fundamentals), Microsoft MTA Certification (Windows Server Administration Fundamentals) and Microsoft Certified Office User (MOUS) according to Montgomery Preparatory Academy website.
Ms. Jones states, the Montgomery Preparatory Academy school also known as MPACT prepares students for college or career ready after high school. According to MPACT, “Our students learn in a real world environment under the direction of highly skilled trade professionals who bring many years of experience to the classroom. With the specialized training acquired at MPACT, a student can graduate high school with industry certifications and two-year college credits through dual enrollment.” MPACT focuses on career and college ready while Magnet Schools focus on Academic, stated Ms. Jones.
In middle school Parents should have a general idea of what their child would like to do, stated Ms. Jones. The Montgomery Public School System provides Magnet Schools for Academics and a Career Technology Academy. Montgomery Public School System Magnet Program and MPACT both require applications for each school year. Information on when the applications will be available please visit www.mps.k12.al.us .
Ms. Jones was nominated by one of her student for the “Class Act” award for Teachers by WSFA news station in Montgomery, Alabama. Ms. Jones stated her student submitted a letter to the news company explaining how their experience with Ms. Jones has been. This is the link to see Ms. Jones receiving her Class Act award http://www.wsfa.com/clip/13032801/class-act-tammie-turpin-jones .
You can follow Ms. Jones on LinkedIn , Twitter or send her an email if you have any questions pertaining to MPACT or her program Information Technology. The Montgomery Preparatory Academy website www.mpact.mps-al.org does provide information on the Principale, School Staff, clubs & organizations, the majors the school has to offer, how parents can get involved, about the school, community services, latest news, class activities, and supply list for each class.