Degrees and Certifications:

National Board Certification: Early Adolescents Social Studies 2017 National Board Maintenance of Certification 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, the 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 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 Social Studies department head, Assistant Athletic Director, Competition Cheer Advisor, Beta Club sponsor and the History Club sponsor. 

  • 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