image[5]Emily Gray

Community:  

Room Number:  11

Grade:  2

Email: emkalthoff@aps.k12.co.us

Colleges/Universities:

University of Colorado- Boulder (Bachelor's) and Colorado State University-Global (Master's)

Teach Information

Where I was born: Dallas, Texas ...but raised in Austin, Texas

Hobbies:  Hiking, Snowboarding and SCUBA diving 

Family: Husband Michael

Pets:  Two cats and a dog

Favorite Things: Being Outdoors, Autumn, college football games, coffee, classic rock music, driving and having time to read.

Favorite book/author: Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Favorite Quote:  “Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.” –Theodore Roosevelt

Why I love being a Wildcat: Because our school, staff and students ROCK! They always make me smile every day  😀

Things that motivate you, excite you about learning: Finding ways to tie student interests into the curriculum, those light bulb moments when students make the final connection in their learning. 

I am motivated by the influential impact: of my second grade teacher  😀 

Unified Job Description

My job is to accelerate the learning for every Arkansas student, every day. I do my job by facilitating engaging learning that challenges every student to reach their potential. My Community needs me to do my job.