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    Welcome to the PGS Library Website!
     
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    Mrs. Glass, NBCT Teacher- Librarian
    phone: 360-709-7242                                                                                                                                                    

         The library is the hub for the PGS learning community! Every day I look forward to
    connecting students to books they will love and helping everyone learn to access the infor-
    mation they need. Because I support teachers in every subject area, I am always learning
    new things, too!
         Now we are settled into our beautiful new nest and I have increased opportunities to
    collaborate with Mrs.Seldomridge and classroom teachers for research and technology.
         This is my 14th year at PGS as the teacher- librarian. I taught 5th and 6th grades at MTS 
    and substitute taught in grades K-12 in Tumwater schools before that. I graduated from the
    University of Michigan with a major in Early Childhood, later earned my Learning Resources
    Endorsement and in 2011 achieved National Board Certification for Library Media.
         Tumwater teachers inspired both my daughters towards their career pathways- my oldest 
    daughter was encouraged  by her science teachers at TMS and my younger daughter's art 
    teachers at TMS and BHHS were a huge influence and support system, too. I feel fortunate to 
    teach in Tumwater and in particular to be part of the PGS staff.
           Besides time with my family (and new grandson :), traveling is my favorite pastime along with reading(of course!),
    working on our very old house and garden and long walks/hikes and kickboxing.