Teacher Desiree is the teacher for the 3-5s Class. She has over 18 years of experience working with children and families in different capacities. She has been a social worker for Big Brothers Big Sisters, a nanny, a Para Educator in schools, and was also a parent at Wedgwood Co-op. She received her BA in Human Services at Western Washington University in Bellingham, and has studied Early Childhood Education at North Seattle College.
Teacher Desiree utilizes play-based learning in her class. She also has a passion for art and music; she plays guitar and music is a highlight of her class. Through all these methods, students are learning literacy, science, math and social emotional skills. Her goal for her students is to develop a joy of learning and to set a firm foundation for their future.