About Ms. Valdez...
Position: 3rd Grade
Welcome to 3rd Grade! This is my first year at Galveston and I am excited to be your teacher! I look forward to experiencing and learning many new and amazing things together. Please contact me if you have any questions.
My Education and Professional Background
I am a proud Chandler High Alumni and Chandler Resident. I had attended CUSD since I was in 6th grade. Graduated with my associates from Chandler-Gilbert Community College in 2018. Graduated from Northern Arizona University in 2020 with my Bachelors in Elementary Education. I am so excited to be at Galveston this year and cannot wait to learn and grow together.
My Educational Philosophy
In my classroom my students will feel at home. Students will have the opportunity to learn in a warm and caring environment. My students will be held to high standards for it is important that they understand their potential. All students will have the opportunity to learn and can meet all expectations with the support of the teacher and parents/guardians. It is my responsibility to acquaint my students with different cultures and help them appreciate the diversity of others and their community. I will assist my students in becoming independent and self-regulated learners.