My husband, Darren Burger and I have been blessed with twin daughters. I am thankful for the years I was a stay at home mom.
Favorite Verse –
“Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!” Philippians 4:4
I have taught in a variety of roles in education. My teaching career began in a Lutheran Preschool as the Director and teacher. From there I was the Early Childhood Educator in a home based Even Start Program. In Kentucky, I taught Kindergarten and 1st Grade. Most recently, here at Holy Cross, I have served as a Para educator, substitute teacher, P.E. teacher and now 1st Grade.
Awards/ Achievements –
I graduated from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. Later, I also graduated from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio with a Master of Education degree in Reading. Currently, I am training in the Alphabetic Phonics program through the Fundamental Learning Center in Wichita.
Professional Goals –
I look forward to sharing the love of Jesus with my students. Also, I hope to help each student strengthen his or her talents and foster a life long love for learning.
I enjoy creating through cooking, baking and crafts. I also enjoy reading, puzzles and playing games with my family.