Katie Moosbrugger, Media Center instructor, St. Mary's School
What inspired you to become a teacher?
"My mom is a seventh grade English teacher and I also love Plato and he was a teacher."
What is most challenging as a teacher? Why?
"Seeing kids with a lot of great potential who let their gifts go to waste. I wish every student realized how valuable they are to class."
What teaching moment is most memorable?
"The last day of school, two of my students wrote me a "goodbye" note in German and stuck it in "the wit box," which is a box the kids could put jokes in that we would read each Friday."
More about Katie
Experience: Katie was a long-term German sub at Sauk Rapids and Rice High Schools. She also student taught German at Apple Valley High School.
Education: Katie graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a major in Catholic Studies and German and minors in education and philosophy.
Family: Katie's family includes her mom, Karen, her dad, John and her younger brother, Tim.