Melissa Woodward

Welcome to my profile!

I have been with Pickerington Schools since 2006.

I currently serve as one of the Response to Intervention (RTI) teachers at Pickerington Elementary.

I am also the Reading/Language Arts Committee Chairperson at our school. Our committee organizes the annual spelling bee for fourth grade students, plans literacy-centered activities and events for all students, and selects authors and illustrators to visit our school.


University of Dayton
Master of Science in Education and Allied Professions

Capital University
Bachelor of Arts
Summa Cum Laude honors
(Elementary Education K-8 and Reading K-12)

Additional Information

Pickerington Elementary "Pride of Pickerington" Teacher of the Year (2018)

Google Certified Educator - Level 1 (2016-2019; 2020-present)
Google Certified Educator - Level 2 (2017-2020; 2020-present)

Tussing Elementary Teacher of the Year (2011)

Pickerington Education Foundation school project grant recipient (2013 and 2014) and co-recipient (2015 and 2016).

International Literacy Association/The Reading Teacher published author (November 2009)

Pi Lambda Theta education honor society member (2000-present)