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Lanelle Skaggs' Profile


Lanelle Skaggs

Secondary English & Theatre

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About Me

Educational History:

I graduated Muleshoe High School in 1965 and Wayland Baptist University in 1969.  I have taught school since then.

Degrees and Certifications:

I have my BA in English with teaching fields in Secondary English, Spanish, Special Education, ESL, Theater, Journalism, and Library Media.

Current Position:

I began teaching at Adrian in 2017.  This is my 4th year to be here teaching English and Theater. I am also the school librarian.

Previous Position:

I started teacher in 1969 in Texico, NM.  I have taught in Lazbuddie, Muleshoe, Bovina, and now Adrian.  I worked 2 years for WTAMU observing student teachers.  I was able to see the struggles and successes of beginning teachers and give them encouragement to affect students’ lives. In total I have taught 52 years and still enjoy it.

Family Information:

I have a wonderful husband of 50 years who always supports me in my teaching and projects I concoct.  I have 2 children: Janna who is married, has three children, and is an elementary librarian for Amarillo ISD; Cary who has twin girls and is an RN at the ER at the VA in Amarillo.

Personal Information:

Spending time with my fsmily is my main hobby.  I don’t have time for anything else.