Ms. A was born and raised in Arizona. She is currently pursuing a degree in early education at Chandler Gilbert Community College and will be transferring to ASU to finish and graduate next fall! Ms. A has worked —each semester— as a student teacher for grades PreK–3. She especially enjoys working with younger students so she can help set a solid educational foundation that will ensure a successful education. Ms. A feels it is important that all her students feel safe, welcome, and accepted so they can be open and excited to learn through purposeful play.