Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Laura DeGroote
Culturally Linguistically Diverse Teacher (CLD), Department Chair
Ms. De Groote's career of teaching English learners has spanned two decades. She received her B.A. from the University of Montana in Missoula, Montana and her M.A. from the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa.
Ms. De Groote has taught in the Republic of Marshall Islands as a Peace Corps Volunteer, in a K-12 program in Iowa, as a volunteer in an elementary school and secondary school in Mexico, and for the past 20 years at Greeley Central High School. Her students, who come from countries throughout the world, inspire her every day with their enthusiasm for learning. When not teaching, Ms. De Groote enjoys the outdoors and traveling.