Anissa Johnson, 6-8 teacher, spent two years at Oakwood College before graduating from California State University with a BA in Mathematics. She attended Andrews University for one year and earned a pilot’s license, and taught math in the School of Technology. She has been teaching full time for 5 years; 4 years at Hillwood High School in Nashville, TN and 1 year at Abundant Life Christian Academy teaching math, science, and social studies. Mrs. Johnson loves teaching in the Seventh-day Adventist School System because she believes that helping children develop their character and a personal relationship with the Lord is one of the most important jobs there is. Mrs. Johnson also believes that it is important for children to be in an environment that nurtures their morals, values, and beliefs and since learning is life-long journey, it should be Academic excellence fun and enjoyable.