About Ms. Katie Silva ...
Position: Art Teacher
Welcome to Art!
I am looking forward to a wonderful school year.
My Education and Professional Background
I am a new addition to Willis Jr. High and excited to be a part of the family! I am a local Arizonan who graduated from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor of Science, Secondary education PK-12 Art Endorsement. You can count on me to provide students with a safe, enriching, and fun learning experience.
My Educational Philosophy
My teaching style is one that encourages students to push their own skillset and knowledge without fear of failure. I aim to foster creativity, critical thinking, and individuality.
“Teaching kids to count is fine,
but teaching them what counts is best”