Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Stefano will be teaching 5th grade ELA and Social Studies. She is an educator of 29 years and has taught grades 1st, 3rd, 4th and 5th . For the past 5 years, she has worked as an instructional coach and assistant principal. She is extremely excited to be back in the classroom doing what she loves most.....teaching!
Ms. Stefano is from Texas but has called New Orleans her home for the past 8 years. She has three grown children (always her babies) and two spoiled dogs. Her favorite quote is from Maya Angelou, "I have learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.''
Message to her students:
You’re capable of anything.
Mistakes help us grow.
You are more than a letter grade or test score.
Your only competition is yourself.
Success means caring, you’ve got to care more than anyone else does.
It’s going to be a GREAT year!!!