Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Becky Cooper B.S., M.Ed., NBCT
My Bachelor of Science degree is from Francis Marion College. Political Science was my major with a minor in History.
My Masters of Education degree is in Secondary Social Studies and is from Francis Marion University.
I am a National Board Certified teacher in Adolescent and Young Adult History.
I am highly qualified as a Virtual teacher as I taught the Social Studies curriculum with the Florence One Virtual School.
I am certified to teach AP United States History.
I serve as the Voter and Selective Service Registrar for South Florence High.
For the 2021-2022 school year, I am adviser of Bruins In Christ. The Google Classroom code to join us on Thursday mornings is: bqm23yd
For the 2021-2022 school year, I teach American Government Honors and CP, Economics and Personal Finance Honors and CP, and US History Honors.
I am a proud graduate of South Florence High School. I completed my student teaching at SFHS in 1992 and have been a proud Bruin teacher ever since!
I was Teacher of the Year for South Florence for the 2018 - 2019 school year and during the 2007 - 2008 school year.
I was South Carolina Veterans of Foreign Wars Teacher of the Year in 2008.
Besides teaching, I am passionate about my family, exercise, reading, and my dogs!
If you are one of my students during the 2021-2022 school year you will need the following items for my class daily: Three ring binder (1 inch), Navy blue or black pens, white-out, highlighters, loose-leaf notebook paper (college or wide ruled), a set of ear buds and your chromebook. In addition to this, US History students need coloring pencils for maps.