Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Kropidlowski is a highly qualified teacher in the Deer Valley Unified School District. She graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education with an ESL endorsement. As an educator, Ms. Kropidlowski earned her Master’s Degree in Elementary Education at Northern Arizona University. She participates in all professional developments in order to keep current with the best teaching practices.
During the last 12 years in the Deer Valley United School District Ms. Kropidlowski has taught in Second, Third, and Fourth grades. She is dedicated to nurturing a classroom that utilizes cooperative learning strategies. Ms. Kropidlowski is excited to prepare your child to learn and work together with fellow students in order to ensure the Arizona College and Career Readiness standards are mastered.
One of Ms. Kropidlowski’s goals as a teacher is to prepare her students to be lifelong self motivated learners. She feels that teaching utilizing technology is in the classroom is imperative in 21st Century world. Proper integration of technology into curriculum allows the students to take control of their own learning and individualize the instruction to their own needs. The technology used in her classroom consists of IPADs, a SMARTboard and laptop and desktop computers.
Lastly, Ms. Kropidlowski always strives to achieve a healthy home-school relationship as it is vital to a child's success. She looks forward to an EXTRAORDINARY year with you and your student. You can contact Ms. Kropidlowski anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns.