First grade is a wonderful year full of adventures in learning. We work hard to build a classroom community where all students feel safe, cared for, and are willing to take risks in their learning. Come join us!

About the Teacher:

  • This is my 23rd year of teaching.
  • 1992-1993 Echo Lake Elementary
  • 1993-1994 Woodway Elementary
  • 1994-2001 Edmonds Elementary
  • 2001-2006 Echo Lake Elementary
  • 2006-2015 Syre Elementary
  • Associates of Arts: Shoreline Community College
  • B.A. in Psychology: Seattle Pacific University
  • Teaching Certificate: Seattle Pacific University
  • M.A. in Curriculum & Instruction: Lesley University
  • Hobbies: I love to travel, bake, and spend time with my family and friends!

This year has been a fun one, full of wonderful surprises and blessings.  I was delighted to have my second grandchild join our family in September.  This summer I took a fum trip to North Carolina and helped host a family baby shower for my daughter.  I am excited about getting to know a new group of students!

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