Faculty/Staff Spotlight: Kindergarten Teaching Team Albury Higgs and Jenny Kennen

New to FSW this year, Kindergarten teachers Albury Higgs and Jenny Kennen offer comprehensive classroom instruction that includes Orton Gillingham approach to literacy, Everyday Math curriculum, and thematic units on cultural studies spanning from Cooking and World Culture to Drama and Art. We are so excited they are part of our community! We picked their brains in a fun Q&A to learn more about them on a personal level. What's Albury's favorite breakfast food and Jenny's favorite childhood book? Keep reading to find out!

What was your favorite childhood book?

All things Eric Carle, especially The Very Hungry Caterpillarand Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? - Albury 

I loved reading the the Little Crittersseries with my Dad growing up - Jenny 

Favorite breakfast food?

Eggs any way- scrambled, omelette, on avocado toast - Albury

Avocado toast - Jenny

If you could share one piece of advice with your students, what would it be? 

Be unapologetically YOU! - Jenny

Kindness counts! - Albury

Want to know who Albury would invite as her first guest on a late-night talk show or which emoji Jenny texts the most? Read all the answers here.