"I love the enthusiasm and excitement for learning that our students bring to the classroom every day. Their passion motivates me to be a better teacher and pushes me to find new ways to make my lessons engaging and inspiring. Teachers are supported by the administration to pursue professional development opportunities and are continually encouraged to grow our teaching craft. My amazing coworkers offer a strong support system both in and out of the classroom. We truly are a family at NSA!"
Third Grade Teacher, Harbour View Campus
Emily Munson moved from New Hampshire to Virginia to attend Longwood University, where she earned a bachelor of science in elementary education. Before joining the NSA family, Mrs. Munson worked for 10 years as a third grade teacher within the Chesapeake Public School system, where she received teacher of the year honors. Mrs. Munson also earned her gifted endorsement through the University of Virginia. She is an avid runner and enjoys exercising and spending time with her husband and daughter.