Miss Eckman currently teaches 2nd Grade at CB Watson Primary School. She grew up in Cobb County, and obtained her B.S. in Early Childhood Education from Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia.
She had the privilege of completing her Student Teaching at an international school in Escazú, Costa Rica. There, she earned her Global Engagement Certificate through Kennesaw State, and developed a passion for working with a diverse population of students and learning about new cultures.
Before moving to Middle Georgia to begin teaching at CB Watson, she was a children's gymnastics instructor with The Little Gym of Smyrna, teaching and assisting with ages ranging from 10 months to 12 years old.
Miss Eckman believes each of the unique experiences she has had through her life have contributed to her love, passion, and commitment to being an educator.
Her hobbies include music and playing flute, reading, watercolor painting and marker illustrations, volunteering with the FOPAS animal shelter in Perry, and playing with her adorable kitties, Pipper and Foxx, whom she adopted through the shelter.