Meet the Teacher: Hunsaker strives to be a positive influence at QCHS

Name: Joe Hunsaker Age (optional): 63 School: Queen Creek High School Why you chose to work in the district: This district has a positive reputation of teachers that support each other, and support students. That is the type of district I want to be a part of. What I like most about what I do: […]

Meet the Teacher: Karri Wunderlich teaches for the ‘a-ha’ moment at Sossaman

Name: Karri Wunderlich School: Sossaman Middle School Why you chose to work in the district: Ten years ago, I followed my previous administrator to her new school. What I like most about what I do: I enjoy helping students and seeing the ‘a-ha moment’ when working through problems. I want the students to feel successful […]

Meet the Teacher: Sossaman’s Elneeta Timmons loves seeing middle schoolers showcase creativity

Name: Elneeta Timmons School: Sossaman Middle School Why you chose to work in the district: I love the Higley Unified School District! My nephews have always had amazing teachers and it just feels like “home.” What I like most about what I do: I absolutely love seeing middle schoolers take something and make it amazing. […]

Meet the Teacher: Callahan educates Pickett Elementary students

Name: Ashley Callahan Age (optional): 28 School: Pickett Elementary Why you chose to work in the district: QCUSD truly values students, families and staff What I like most about what I do: Being a special education teacher, I love helping children discover their potential Where did you come from: I grew up in Gilbert If […]

Meet the Teacher: Physical education instructor tells students to ‘be different, be you’

Name: Kimberly Cowell Age: 30 School: Queen Creek Middle School Why you chose to work in the district: Queen Creek Unified School District has always been one of the most respected districts in the state of Arizona. I knew that if I was able to work in such a highly respected district I would be […]

Meet the Teacher: ALA teacher Amy Stickel finds passion in education

Name: Amy Stickel School: American Leadership Academy – Signal Butte Campus Why you chose to work in the district: American Leadership Academy (ALA) and I share the same philosophy of education, which is to educate kids in the most positive, and wholesome environment. ALA places emphasis not only on education, but also on the entire […]

Meet the Teacher: Tiffany Cooney loves ‘her kids’

Name: Tiffany Cooney Age: 44 School: Desert Mountain Elementary Why you chose to work in the district: I came from teaching in Los Angeles and liked the small, community feel of Queen Creek. It is truly a wonderful district. What I like most about what I do: There are so many things I love about […]