Welcome to a new section of our blog -- Getting to Know Your Child's Team! Each post will feature a quick profile of the many talented people who are a part of your child's school day. This is meant to be a fun and quick way for you to get to know more about us! Since I already know the answers to my questions, we'll start with me!
Name -- Erin J.
What do you do at Independence? -- I am a special education teacher.
How long have you been in the district? -- 3.5 years (I was hired in the middle of the year!)
Where did you go to school? -- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for my B.S. and M.Ed.
Favorite Color -- PURPLE!!!
Favorite Food -- Chocolate and potatoes...not together though!
Kids? -- Not yet.
Pets? -- Two dogs, Rufus and Kaya
What do you do for fun? -- Read, knit, scrapbook....and shop!
Favorite thing about your job? -- I get hugs every single day!