A native of Dalzell, South Carolina, Ms. Laresha McDaniel holds a Bachelor of Art degree in Middle Level Education with a concentration in mathematics and science from Columbia College. Go Koalas!!!! She enjoys spending time with family, and completing DIY projects. Ms. McDaniel also enjoys traveling, relaxing, and bowling in my spare time. She has a love for math and believes that all students are capable of doing math if they try. Last year, Ms. McDaniel was awarded Sumter County Middle Level Induction Teacher of the Year. Currently, Ms. McDaniel is in her second year of teaching at EMS and pursuing her Masters degree at Walden University.