(Head Tutor) Karin Wallis is a Certified Special
Education teacher, Elementary Education teacher, Physical Education teacher and was the IEP Designee for K-5th grade elementary school in the 90s. She has taught in a classroom setting as well as offered private tutoring lessons to students since 1989. She sat on the Crossings Christian School Board in the early 2000s and hand-selected their school curriculumn. She is currently a faculty member at UCO and has been on staff at DSACO for two years.
Her tutoring sessions on are on Wednesdays.
(Bilingual Tutor) Christen Marks will graduate in the spring of 2019 with her master’s degree in Special Education. Christen is fluent in Spanish as her undergraduate degree was in Spanish. Her educational background has allowed DSACO to open up the tutoring lab to our Spanish speaking families. She has been on staff with DSACO for eight months.
Her tutoring sessions are on Fridays.
(June Tutor) Diane Hawkins is a Certified Special Education teacher and Elementary Education teacher. She has taught fourth grade at Pioneer Elementary School for 25 years. She was named Site Teacher of the Year twice. She became nationally board certified in 2005. Ms. Hawkins believes “it is important to smile, be kind, and help others in need.”
Her tutoring sessions are on Tuesdays and Thursdays for the month of June.
(July Tutor) Terrie Thatcher is a Certified Special Education teacher. She has taught 3rd and 4th grade at Norman Christian Academy for two years, taught 2nd grade at John K. Hubbard Elementary for 18 years and taught special education grades 1st through 3rd for three years. She has also taught summer school in Noble for 10 years.
Her tutoring sessions are on Tuesdays and Thursdays for the month of July.