Danielle Riggins

Danielle Riggins

Danielle Riggins
Instructor of Education
Location: LA 310

What I Find Rewarding About D&E:

I am thankful to be an Instructor of Education at Davis & Elkins College. From small class sizes to field experience hours in the public schools, the education department has so much to offer students!


  • B.A. Multi-Disciplinary Studies, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
  • M.A. Elementary Education and Specilization in 5-9 English/Language Arts; Reading Specialist Pre-K - Adult, West Virginia University
  • National Board Certified Teacher in Early Adolescence English/Language Arts


  • Co-Teaching, Differentation


  • 16 Years of Public School Teaching in Grades 4, 5, 7, 8

Research Interests/Professional Activities: 

  • 4-H Volunteer


  • National Board Certification in Early Childhood Adolescence English/Language Arts
  • Arch Coal Golden Apple Award, 2016
  • Midland Elementary School Teacher of the Year, 2013
  • Tucker Valley Elementary School Teacher of the Year, 2009
  • Tucker County Teacher of the Year, 2009