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    Hi! My name is Mrs. Swanson and I am THRILLED to be your teacher.  It's going to be fun year full of lots of learning and new adventures and I can't wait to see what the year has in store for us.  
     
    I was born in Carroll, Iowa and went to school in Royal, Iowa.  I am the youngest of four!  I have and older sister, Tami and two older brothers, Tony and Mike.   I attended SouthWest State University in Marshall, Minnesota and then transferred to Buena Vista Unniversity in Storm Lake, Iowa.  I majored in elementary education and coaching.  
     
    I taught early childhood for 10 years and during that time I picked up my Special Education and Title One Reading Endorsements.  I  taught Elementary Special Education for 9 years and and this will be my 8th year in Second Grade and I Am So Excited!
     
    I am married and have 4 beautiful grown children and 3 amazing grandchildren.   My husband Chris farms and raises show cattle.   I also am the proud owner of one dog and 1 cat.  I love being with my family and being outdoors.  This year my youngest son will be getting married in December and then I will have another wedding in June for my 3rd oldest son.  
     
    I am So excited to be your Teacher and for you to be part of this AWESOME group of Incredible Students..
     

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    Please feel free to contact me anytime during the year via:
    * E-mail: lswanson@siouxcentral.org
    * School phone: 712-283-2571