Getting to know Elsberry’s Educators
Position: 3rd Grade Teacher
Number of years as an educator: First year teacher
Favorite food: Chinese
Favorite color: yellow
Favorite quote: “Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light”
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up: a nurse or a teacher
What is one of your fondest memories as an educator: This year, we have recess right before math class. Throughout the year, many kids have asked, “Is it time to go in yet?” When I ask, “Aren’t you having fun?” They will reply, “Yes, but math is more fun!” This makes me smile every time!
One piece of advice you would want to share with your students: Be the qualities you seek in others.