Teacher Tuesday profile: Dorothy Williams
What is your name, and what grade/specialty do you teach?
My name is Dorothy Williams, and I teach 1st grade.
Tell us a bit about your family. Do you have kids? If so, what ages are they? Do you have pets?
I have two daughters. Sarah is 14 and a 9th grader at IDEA. Hanna is 13 and in the 8th grade at Mason Middle School. I also have six step children, ages 1 to 8.
What are your hobbies? What do you love to do outside of work?
I like to read, garden walk and hike.
How long have you been teaching, and how many years at Crescent Heights?
I have been teaching many years. I have taught at several schools in Tacoma, mostly at Geiger and Larchmont. This is my second year at Crescent Heights.
If you weren’t a teacher, what else would you love to do as your career?
I would enjoy being a librarian or designing gardens.
Tell us one thing you’d love for the families of Crescent Heights to know about you.
I am very glad to be a teacher here at Crescent Heights!