About Mrs. Karen Thomas...
Position: Specialized Classroom Teacher
Phone: (480) 883-5126
Welcome to Hamilton! I look forward to working with you. Please feel free to contact me with questions or concerns.
My Education and Professional Background
I received a BA in Psychology with an emphasis on Developmental Disabilities from UCLA and an MS in Child Development from ASU. I completed my Post Bac. Special Education Certification through Rio Salado College. I worked in the field of education, both in general education and special education, for several years before joining the Hamiton High team. I have been teaching in the specialized program at Hamilton since the 2016-17 school year.
My Educational Philosophy
It's ok to make mistakes. Mistakes help us learn.