Bridget Larsen, Middle school math teacher
Glenwood in West Plains, Missouri
Hello! My name is Bridget Larsen, and I am a second year middle school math teacher at a rural school in South Central Missouri. I enjoy everything math, and I have a passion for helping students learn and grow. In my spare time, I enjoy the outdoors and crafting, as well as spending time with my family. My three year old son keeps me on my toes, and we are always on a new adventure. An interesting fact about me is I have a passion for John Deere!
It is my pleasure to be serving on the YEA Council. I aspired to join
this council in an effort to give back to the education community,
especially fellow rural educators. It takes a special person to be a
rural educator, and beginning with a solid foundation and building a
strong and healthy network is vital to our success. I look forward to
learning from my peers, as well as helping others to the best of my
The Young Educators' Advisory Council is an initiative for early career rural teachers. These young educators will serve RSC as advisors to strengthen our mission in the recruitment, preparation, and retention of rural teachers. YEA council members will serve for two years engaging in online conversations.