Lindbergh Schools recently announced that 35 new teachers joined the district for the 2012-2013 school year. Each day, Patch will introduce readers to one of these new educators.
Today meet the new developmental math teacher at Crestwood Elementary.
Name: Christy Helmsing
New position: Developmental math at Crestwood
Professional background: Graduated from Lindbergh High School in 2007, graduated from Missouri State University in 2011, and student taught at Kennerly Elementary
Favorite year of school as a student: Senior year of high school
Favorite movie that takes place at a school: “School of Rock”
Favorite non-required reading: Anything Nicholas Sparks
When you’re not teaching, you’re ____: Dancing! Actually, teaching dance to pre-schoolers