About Denise Allen

Denise Allen

CCS Beginning Teacher Mentor

Denise Allen is the high school Beginner Teacher Mentor for the Caldwell County School System. Denise received her B.S. in Earth Science Education from Appalachian State University and completed her Master's Degree in Executive Leadership from Gardner Webb University. She is certified in General Science, grades 6-12, and previously taught high school science for fourteen years. She has hosted teacher interns from Appalachian State and the NC Step program and exchange teachers through the State Department's TEA Fellows program. Denise enjoys learning about new instructional technology and supporting teachers in using tech to enhance their instruction.

Her hobbies include hiking, travel, reading, gardening and watching sports, especially soccer with her husband and three boys.