|Position:||Dean of Students|
|"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard."|
|-- Tim Notke|
Welcome to Santan Elementary, home of the Storm!
My Education and Professional Background
I started my teaching career in Illinois in 1999. I began as a PE teacher and transitioned to administration. I have served as a Substitute Teacher, Teacher, Dean of Students, Assistant Principal and Athletic Director. I started teaching in the Chandler School District in 2015. I graduated from Eastern Illinois with a Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education. I earned two Masters Degrees from Southern Mississippi (Ed. Leadership) and National-Louis (Curriculum & Instruction). In 2012, I earned my Doctorate in Ed. Leadership.
My Educational Philosophy
I believe building strong, authentic relationships is crucial to a successful education. There is a proven connection between positive relationships and student achievement.
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