Instructor of Education
Nancy's Teaching Philosophy:
My teaching philosophy is rooted in the belief that success as a teacher means that my students are successful. For me that means addressing students' strengths and continuing to challenge areas where growth is needed.
Nancy's Professional Involvement:
I co-coordinate the Liturgy and Music Ministries at St. Anthony Parish . I am also active in Precana for the Dubuque Diocese.
Nancy's Greatest Clarke Experience:
My greatest experience has been working in the Professional Development Schools at St. Anthony and at Fulton Elementary.
Clarke's Impact on Nancy:
The spiritual atmosphere and dedicated faculty have reinforced my belief in Clarke.
Nancy's Impact on Students:
Students tell me that my 27 years of teaching elementary students and the stories I share with them, gives them a real sense of what teaching is all about.
Why Students should choose Clarke:
Students at Clarke will be challenged by new curriculum and learn from true professionals.
Nancy's Extracurricular Activities and Interests:
Biking, x-country skiing, music (voice and guitar), jogging, walking, yoga, pilates, reading and swimming.
Nancy's tie to Dubuque:
My husband and I have lived here for 38 years. We love living my the Mississippi River and the history and beauty it provides.