Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. Communications, University of Alabama B.A. Secondary Education, Athens State University M.A. Secondary Education from University of North Alabama M.A. Guidance Counseling, University of West Alabama Ed.S. in Curriculum and Instruction, Arkansas State University. Master Journalism Educator- Journalism Education Association

Mrs. Erin Coggins

Career Experience:
Sparkman High School

2022 Classes:
ELA- Journalism: Yearbook and Newspaper
History- Great Wars and Cold War

History Club
Teens for Troops

Mrs. Coggins was named the 2018 Alabama History Teacher of the Year and has been recognized as the Alabama Journalism Adviser of the Year six times. She sponsors the History Club-Teens for Troops and is active in working with veterans in our area. She is also a freelance journalist and public relations consultant.

Mrs. Coggins is married to SHS head basketball coach, Jamie Coggins. They have two fur babies, Chesney and Marley. For fun, Coggins likes to travel, read World War II fiction and non-fiction, volunteer for Forever Young Senior Veterans in Alabama, root for Alabama football and Golden State Warriors basketball and attend exercise classes at the YMCA.

updated 9/4/2022