Meet Katie Kaiser, one of our wonderful fifth grade teachers here at John Hay Elementary. And she's been teaching at John Hay since 2004!! Ms. Kaiser kindly agreed to be part of our Teacher Feature spot and answer our questions. Enjoy!
Where did you grow up?
I was born in Portland, OR and lived there until 4th grade, so I still have some of that lovely Portland “weird” in me. I then moved to Shelton, WA and lived there until I left for college at UW (go DAWGS!). I have been a Seattleite ever since.
Why did you choose to become a teacher?
Growing up, I wanted to be a pediatrician. After doing a job shadow of a pediatrician in college, I realized that I still really wanted to help kids, but not when they were sick and sa...