Ms. Penny Appleford’s Blog
Penny Appleford graduated from California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks with a B.A. in Marketing and Advertising. Following her graduation she worked as a fragrance buyer and financial planner for the South West Region for Nordstrom. After realizing her dream of being a buyer she wanted to fulfill her second dream of being a teacher. She continued her education at CSUN receiving her Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. After receiving her credential she was the Reading and Math Specialist at Meadows Elementary for two years. Then she moved on, to Pinecrest School in Thousand Oaks and taught fifth grade for the next two years. Currently she is at MATES, where she has taught kindergarten and is currently teaching second grade. Penny lives with her family in Thousand Oaks. She has three children and they have all attended Meadows Elementary and now MATES. Her passions are her family, art, children and exercise. She earned her Masters Degree in Education in 2012.