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5th Grade

Katy Kambhu

kjkambhu@aps.k12.co.us

Hello! My name is Katy Kambhu and I will be teaching 5th grade! I'm so excited to be joining the Vaughn community this year! I earned my BS in Elementary Education from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. I recently moved from Iowa, and I'm eager to explore all that Colorado has to offer. I enjoy running, cooking, reading, and spending time with friends and family. I'm really looking forward to this school year and getting to know all of the wonderful students and their families at Vaughn Elementary!

Hola! Mi nombre es Katy Kambhu y voy a estar enseñando 5 º grado! ¡Estoy tan emocionado de unirme a la comunidad de Vaughn este año! Obtuve mi BS en Educación Primaria de la Universidad Creighton en Omaha, Nebraska.  Recientemente me mudé de Iowa, y estoy ansiosa para explorar todo lo que ofrece Colorado. Me gusta correr, cocinar, leer, y pasar tiempo con amigos y familiares. ¡Estoy realmente ansiosa por este año escolar y a conocer a todos los estudiantes maravillosos  y sus familias en la Escuela Primaria Vaughn!

Brooke Spanbauer

bmspanbauer@aps.k12.co.us

Hi! My name is Brooke Spanbauer and I am eager to teach fifth grade at Vaughn.  I am a Denver native.  I left Denver in 2001 to go to the University of Oklahoma, where I received my bachelors in science. I moved back in the fall of 2005.  I eventually received my master at UCD for linguistically diverse education. While getting my masters, I taught in Denver Public Schools for ten years; eight years in fifth grade and two years in second grade.  I’m excited to be back in fifth grade and teaching at APS. I can’t wait to see what this year brings.

¡Hola! Mi nombre es Brooke Spanbauer y estoy ansioso de enseñar en el quinto grado en Vaughn. Soy un nativo de Denver. Salí de Denver en 2001 para ir a la Universidad de Oklahoma, donde recibí mi licenciatura en ciencias. Me mudé de nuevo en el otoño de 2005. Finalmente recibí mi maestría de UCD en la educación lingüísticamente diversa. Mientras recibía mis maestrías, enseñé en las Escuelas Públicas de Denver durante diez años; Ocho años en quinto grado y dos años en segundo grado. Estoy emocionado de estar de vuelta en quinto grado y enseñar en APS. No puedo esperar a ver lo que este año trae.

Elisa Price

ecprice@aps.k12.co.us

Elisa Price has been teaching for 10 years in Oklahoma. She graduated with her Master’s in Administration from Northeastern State University. She has two wonderful kids, Ty who is a junior in high school and Autumn who graduated last year. She has worked in fifth grade for 6 years and third grade for 4 years. Elisa really enjoys spending time with her family, shopping and enjoying Mother Nature. She recently moved to Colorado with her husband to pursue her educational career as a principal. She lives in Denver with her black pug Molly and Blue Russian gray cat Sammy. Going out and experiencing new sites and restaurants with her husband Jeremy is how she spends her weekends. Teaching has been her passion since she was in the third grade. She believes that every student has the opportunity to succeed in life. Her goals are as an educator is to support students, excel the love of learning, and develop an environment that promotes equity and compassion in her classroom. She believes she does her job by leading and facilitating collaborative and respectful relationships between teachers, students, and parents. She strives to ensure that asset- based ideologies are utilized in creating a school wide culture that promotes equity and success among all students.  She is very excited to be working as a fifth grade teacher at Vaughn Elementary.

Elisa Price ha estado enseñando durante 10 años en Oklahoma. Se graduó con su Maestría en Administración de la Universidad Estatal de Northeastern. Ella tiene dos niños maravillosos, Ty que es un joven en la escuela secundaria y Autumn que se graduó el año pasado. Ella ha trabajado en quinto grado por 6 años y tercer grado por 4 años. Elisa realmente disfruta pasar tiempo con su familia, ir de compras y disfrutar de la Madre Naturaleza. Recientemente se mudó a Colorado con su esposo para continuar su carrera educativa como directora. Ella vive en Denver con su pug negro Molly y su gato azul gris ruso Sammy. Salir y experimentar nuevos sitios y restaurantes con su esposo Jeremy es cómo ella pasa sus fines de semana. La enseñanza ha sido su pasión desde que estaba en el tercer grado. Ella cree que cada estudiante tiene la oportunidad de tener éxito en la vida. Sus metas como educadora es apoyar a los estudiantes, sobresalir el amor al aprendizaje, y desarrollar un ambiente que promueve la equidad y la compasión en su aula. Ella cree que hace su trabajo dirigiendo y facilitando relaciones de colaboración y respetuosas entre maestros, estudiantes y padres. Ella se esfuerza por asegurar que las ideologías basadas en activos se utilizan en la creación de una cultura en toda la escuela que promueva la equidad y el éxito entre todos los estudiantes. Ella está muy emocionada de estar trabajando como maestra de quinto grado en Vaughn Elementary.

 

 

 

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