Kristie Szentesi

Kristie Szentesi is available to help your school or district.

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Kristie Szentesi teaches 4th grade in the nationally recognized Los Penasquitos Academy.  Kristie has a Bachelors Degree in Physical Education and a Masters in Education with over 35 years of teaching in grades 2-5.  Kristie served as a full time teacher consultant supporting 1st and 2nd year teachers in grades K-8 in the award-winning Poway Professional Assistance Program.  Her innovative classroom practices earned Kristie recognition as Poway Teacher of the Year and San Diego County Teacher of the Year.  Kristie shares her passion for teaching and exceptional strategies at state and local conferences.  She has mentored hundreds of beginning and experienced teachers throughout Poway Unified School District through in services and classroom visits.  Kristie believes that by setting high expectations, teachers empower themselves and their students’ learning through effective classroom management and exemplary instructional practices.

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