Degrees and Certifications:

National Board Certification: Early Adolescents Social Studies 2017 Masters of Education in Differentiation History expected graduation 2021. Masters of Science in Educational Practice and Theory from Arkansas State University 2011 Bachelors of Science in Secondary Education- Social Science from University of Alabama 2005 PreAP Certified & AP World History Certified

Mrs. Michelle Ryan Breeden

- My name is Michelle Breeden and I have worked at Liberty Middle since 2006. I am a native of Madison and a product of Madison City schools, attending Liberty and Bob Jones. I was a presenter at the Association of Middle Level Education National Conference in 2016. I have won several grants including the Arthur Orr 21st Century grant, Madison Street Festival and the Alabama A&M Literacy Grant. I recently won the TVA Mini Grant worth $3500. I was a member of the Developing Teachers as Historians grant for 5 years. In 2017 I received my National Board Certification in Early Adolescent Social Science and the TIG Award from the Enrichment Center.  I recently was awarded the VFW Teacher of the Year in 2019 and the Liberty Teacher of the Year in 2020. I coached the girls soccer team for 12 years and had numerous championships and awards before I passed on the role to a former player of mine. My other roles include the Social Studies department head, Assistant Athletic Director, Beta Club sponsor and the History Club sponsor. 

My husband and I have been married for 10 years and live in the community. We have one son named Liam who was born in September 2017. We also have 2 small Chawinnies named Izzy & Gabby.

  • Experience

    2018-Present: Liberty Middle 6th grade Modern US History 
    2014-Present: Liberty Middle School PreAP World History
    2006-Present: Liberty Middle 8th grade Ancient World History
    2006-2012: Liberty Middle 9th grade Modern World History 
    Summer 06 &07: Bob Jones 11th US History and Government/Econommics 
    2005-2006: Sparkman High School 11th US History, Gilder Lehrman Great Wars, AHSGE Remediation

    Extra Curricular:
    2018-Present: Beta Club Sponsor
    2006-2018; Girls Head Soccer Coach  
    2012-2016; Present: Assistant Athletic Director 
    2006-2009: Dance Team Coach
    2005-2006: Sparkman High Varsity Girls Soccer Coach2014-2016: Assistant Competition Cheer Coach