Ms. Laughlin is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi where she earned her degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Music. She started teaching at Gulf Breeze Elementary in 2017 and is thrilled to be a part of the kindergarten team. Ms. Laughlin believes in creating a warm and welcoming classroom environment where students have every opportunity to develop a strong foundation in academics as well as character. Ms. Laughlin enjoys sailing, swimming, and trying new hobbies. She has lived in Texas, Louisiana, and Nebraska, but she enjoys Florida most of all.