-B.Ed. in Physical Education from Gonzaga University
-M.A. in Teaching from Whitworth University
-With The Meridian School since 2016
Before becoming Meridian’s health and fitness specialist, Emily taught third grade for over 10 years years both at Meridian and Open Window School in Bellevue. Her professional development includes Responsive Classroom, Wired for Reading, Positive Discipline, Words Their Way, Teachers College Readers and Writers Workshops, and Design Thinking. In her spare time, Emily loves exploring the world, hiking the Pacific Northwest, and enjoying various parks around Seattle with her family and three young children.
Meridian is an independent school in Seattle's Wallingford neighborhood serving 200 students in grades K-5. We are located in the historic Good Shepherd Center, a community building housing several nonprofit organizations, which lies adjacent to 6.5-acre Meridian Park.
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