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Ronette Ries

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About Me

Educational History:

I graduated from Campus High School in Haysville. 

Degrees and Certifications:

I got my Associate of Arts from Kansas Newman University

Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education from Emporia State University

Bachelors of Science in Special Education from Emporia State University

and currently working on my Masters in Special Education- Functional Low incidence from Southwestern

Current Position:

I am teaching a Life Skills class.  This is the 7th year at Garden Plain Elementary and I absolutely love it here.  I have GREAT students and work with some of the best people!

Previous Position:

I started teaching 24 years ago.  I taught in an all special needs residential school near KC before moving back home.  I taught in Life Skills for 8 years and in a class with a mix of ED/BD/MR for the other 8.  I had the chance to teach many different areas and levels and learned a lot.  Taught at GPE for 8 years and now at Colwich.

Family Information:

I got married 4 years ago.  I do not have any human babies but I have a little doggie baby.  Her name is Lira and she goes most places with me and would like to come to work with me if she could:) She now has a sister, she is not so sure she likes her.  She is much bigger in size but not in attitude.

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