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    Mrs. Kathy Dekmar
    Email:
    Dekmar.Kathleen@pvbears.org
     
     
    Grade(s): 8th grade
    Subject(s): English Honors Prep
    PVMS Student Council Faculty-Advisor
    PVSD 7-12 STEAM Chair
     
     
     
    Teacher Biography: I have been a professional educator since 1986. This is my 17th year in Pleasant Valley. I was an active member of the National Writing Project site at East Stroudsburg University as a Teacher Consultant and eventually was named Co-Director of In-Service for the site providing quality professional development to districts in Northeast Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  I have lived in the West End since 1990 and have proudly supported my four children in the Pleasant Valley School District.   I am extraordinarily proud to be a teacher and am always striving to find ways to reach each student's optimal potential.  I am truly PV Proud.
     
     
    Academic Background:
    •  BS in Education; Minors in English and Psychology - Seton Hall University (1985)
    •  Masters in the Art of Teaching - Marygrove College (2001)
    • Presently completing the National Board Teacher Certification Program