Teacher Biography

Hello! Welcome to the Media Coordinator Biography Page! I am so happy to be back at Pickett Elementary School for the 2018-2019 school year!  This is a new role for me, but I know that the Media Center and Pickett Jackets will excel and achieve success.  
My name is Mr. Fernung.  This is my 18th year with Lexington City Schools.  I have had the privilege to work at Charles England Intermediate School, Southwest Elementary School, and Pickett Elementary School.  I have had experiences as a classroom teacher (teaching both fourth and fifth grades), assistant principal, and now, Media Coordinator. 
I have been married for 23 years and have 2 children.  My oldest just began her teaching career this year, teaching fourth grade.  My youngest is 13 and has a black belt in karate, and enjoys playing bass guitar and/or drums for the youth praise team. 

I have attending the following schools and earned the following degrees:

Kokomo High School..Kokomo, Indiana (High School Diploma)
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Bachelors of Arts in Elementary Education..Oakland City University
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Masters of Arts in Education Administration and Supervision...University of Phoenix

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Educational Specialist Degree in Curriculum and Instruction...Liberty University

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Masters in Library Science...Appalachian University

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