Title/Name: Ms. Takeema Hoffman
Position: Middle School Social Studies
Education: Bachelor of Arts In Mass Communications, Shaw University, Raleigh, NC; Master of Arts in Visual and Critical Studies, California College of The Arts, San Francisco, CA
Biography: Takeema Hoffman was born and raised in Fayetteville, NC. She received her BA in Mass Communications from Shaw University in Raleigh, NC and MA in Visual and Critical Studies from California College of The Arts in San Francisco, CA. She’s worked in education for over 4 years now and this is her first year at The Capitol Encore Academy. In addition to her work as an educator she is also an artist loves to make learning creative. Her philosophy of teaching is that knowledge is power and through helping students understand, absorb, and make personal connections with the information that they learn about the world around them, she is ultimately helping them to empower themselves.
One-liner: “Give a person a fish and you feed them for a day, teach a person how to fish and you feed them for a lifetime.”