Primary Role at DC: EXTEND Elementary Aide - Kindergarten, First and Second grades
Year started at Denver Christian: 2016
Mrs. Smith began her teaching career 19 years ago at Denver Christian where she taught Kindergarten and first grade for four years. Then she moved to Denver Public Schools and was trained in and taught Reading Recovery for six years. After that, she moved back into the classroom and taught Early Childhood Education for seven years. In 2015, Mrs. Smith and her husband attended a Discipleship Training School in Townsville, Australia with Youth With A Mission for five months. Upon returning to the states, she finished her time in Denver Public Schools as a Reading Interventionist. "I love being back at Denver Christian because I am able to pray with children about anything, worship with them and share my love for Jesus with them. I am really looking forward to using my past experiences and training to help students grow and build confidence in the classroom."