Phone: (504) 267-7888
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education Masters in the Arts of Teaching
Ms. Klein is a third grade teacher at Joseph J. Davies Elementary. She grew up in St. Bernard and relocated to Baton Rouge after Hurricane Katrina where she went on to attend Louisiana State University (Geaux Tigers!). Ms. Klein earned a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and received a Master's Degree in the Arts of Teaching. Ms. Klein was named the Teacher of the Year at Davies for the 2016-2017 school year and had the priveledge of being honored as the Elementary Teacher of the Year for St. Bernard Parish. This is her fifth year teaching at Davies and she is extremely proud to be a Pelican!
Ms. Klein views teaching as a passion as well as a tremendous responsibility. She focuses on parent communication and works to maintain positive relationships with the parents of the students in her class. She encourages each of her students to strive for excellence each day, at home and in the classroom. It is Ms. Klein's goal for every child in her class to enter school each day with a grin and leave with an even bigger smile!
In her free time, Ms. Klein enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, and exploring the city. Ms. Klein has two sisters, one brother, and an adorable dog, Izzy. Ms. Klein loves spending time with her family, who share her passion for reading and eating delicious food! Each week she looks forward to having Sunday lunch with her aunts, uncles, and cousins. Her favorite meal is boiled crawfish with a stuffed chocolate snoball for dessert!
*Ms. Klein's planning period is from 8:45-9:45 each morning.