Wendy Mathy

St. Paul's Preschool teacher Wendy Mathy

Wendy Mathy

What education, training, credentials and life experience do you have that help you in your work with preschoolers?

I graduated from college with a Practical Nursing degree in 1981. I raised two beautiful girls, one of whom has a learning disability. I worked in a military child care center when I first married. I spent the majority of my girls’ elementary years volunteering in their classes and working in their school helping in other classrooms. I also did in home childcare most of my girls’ younger years. I spent most afternoons helping my youngest with understanding what she learned in school and helping her with her homework.

What year did you join the Preschool staff?

2015

What class are you teaching this year?

Toddler Doodlebugs

What do you consider to be your hometown?

Indianapolis, Indiana

What are your most important teaching goals for the children in your class?

To teach the children to accomplish tasks on their own and learn to be independent. Also to help the children learn how to interact with other children in their class.

What do you like most about your job?

I love to work with the children , watch them as they grow and they learn to master new things they had never done before.