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Get to Know a Co-op School Teacher!

The 10 Question Teacher Interview For First Grade Teacher, Emily Silver!


How long have you been working at The Co-op School?

This is my first year working at The Co-op school.

What’s your favorite part of being part of The Co-op School?

I love working at a school that is growing before my eyes. There is something very special about being part of this development and contributing to ideas that might one day be part of school’s traditions. The Co-op School staff really thrives off of collaboration, brainstorming and the benefits of team teaching!

What do you like to do for fun?

I love to dance. I grew up studying dance my entire life and it has just become this passion that continues to grow with me. Whether I’m taking a dance class, dancing at a concert, party or even integrating some movements into the classroom, I feel like the fullest version of myself— energized and awakened!

What’s your favorite restaurant?

My favorite restaurant is Meskal. I have developed a new found love for Ethiopian food!

What’s your favorite sandwich?

My favorite sandwich has hummus and avocado!

What’s your favorite song?

A Little Tenderness- Otis Redding

Where do you want your next vacation to be?

Cuba or South Africa!

What are you reading right now?

Superheros in the Doll Corner By Vivian Paley

If you could buy yourself anything what would it be?

A washer and dryer!

What TV sitcom family would you most like to be a member of?

The Brady Bunch!