TEACHER SPOTLIGHT
Published:
December 19, 2012
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Kallie Wright

QUESTION: Why did you become a teacher?

ANSWER: I did a summer internship during college at a day camp for special needs kids. I really enjoyed my experiences with the kids, and I wanted to work with kids on a more permanent basis.

QUESTION: What is one sentence that sums up what you believe is the key to teaching?

ANSWER: I think the key to teaching is finding a way to help each student make discoveries of their own.

QUESTION: When you’re not teaching, you most likely can be found doing what?

ANSWER: Chasing after my kids! I read a lot and love to cook when I can find the time.

QUESTION: What is one thing about you that likely would surprise your students?

ANSWER: They might be surprised to know that I learn as much from them as they do from me.