Meet your teacher: Nancy Baldwin


Name: Nancy Baldwin

Grade/Subject at what school: Kindergarten teacher, Oak Trace Elementary

Background/Schooling (college & High School): Plymouth High School, (Plymouth, Ind.) and B.S. Elementary Education, Butler University.

Why did you become a teacher?  I come from a long line of educators.  It is part of my genetics!

What goals do you have for your students?  My goal for my students is to reach their highest academic potential, develop their personal character, and enjoy school every day!

What do you encourage parents to do at home to help their children strengthen particular skills?  I want parents to spend time examining what children are learning in school each day.  I try to over-communicate so that my parents always know what needs to be reinforced at home.

What is your favorite movie? “Monster’s, Inc.”

Who is your favorite musician or band? U2.

What’s something your students might not know about you? I played tennis in college.