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Spencer Bryson
Bryson, Spencer
Fifth Grade Teacher
The kids call me:  Mr. Bryson
Grades I've taught:  4th and 5th
My favorite thing about teaching:  My favorite thing about my job is seeing my students reach their full potential and working with great coworkers.
Favorite Quote:  "Life is so short. To just 'Do Things' is insane. Live with a purpose. Live for a reason." - John Piper
Rachel Burns
Burns, Rachel
Fifth Grade Teacher
The kids call me: Mrs. Burns
Grades I've taught: 5th
My favorite thing about teaching: My favorite thing about teaching is getting to witness the "lightbulb" moments when students finally get a concept. Also, I love getting the opportunity to make an impact in the lives of children.
Favorite Quote: "There is no one who is insignificant in the purpose of God." -Alistair Begg
Pam Dwyer
Dwyer, Pam
Fifth Grade Teacher
The kids call me: Mrs. Pam
Grades I have taught: 2nd, 4th, 5th
My favorite thing about teaching: Seeing smiles, giving hugs, laughing often, friendships forming, knowledge expanding, and time spent with amazing little humans who keep me on my toes are some of my favorite things.
Favorite Quote: "Make each day your masterpiece." - John Wooden
Jackie Ward
Ward, Jackie
Fifth Grade Teacher
The kids call me: Mrs. Ward
Grades I've taught: 3, 4, and 5th grades (28 years/on year 29 now)
Why I teach: 
My love of math and science is why I became a teacher. I love doing inquiry, problem solving, and hands-on activities! My science lessons are very visual and engaging, and I like for them to do a lot of STEM group projects.

Favorite Quote: "Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." Benjamin Franklin
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