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I am Kayla
Stratton and I teach first grade at College Lane.
grew up in Hobbs and graduated from Hobbs High
School. I later graduated from Texas Tech with a bachelor’s degree and
University of Southwest with my master’s degree.
The reason I want to teach is I love
making a difference for our future generation. I was to give them a calming
voice and comfortable environment. I also want to be a tool in their journey of
life and give them the proper tools to be successful.
My favorite memory from my own days in school is when I would move to new schools. My dad was in the Army. I
went to a lot of new schools in elementary and it was so hard starting new schools.
But I had awesome teachers who helped to make me feel important and helped me
In my spare time I like to read.
When I can't do that, I love playing with my three boys and watching them
explore and learn new things
My favorite book is the Harry Potter