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BECKY TOWER - Staff Profile




Becky Tower teaches middle school Spanish and Maker's Studio. She graduated from UW-La Crosse with a degree in 6-12 Spanish and English Education.

Other professional experience related to to courses you teach:

I started teaching part-time at an area middle school.  That job turned into teaching middle school Spanish and high school English.  I then taught full time Spanish at an area high school.  I have also taught a Spanish class at my church.

Why did you become a teacher?

I have wanted to be a teacher since I was in third grade.  I loved studying French in high school, and I loved my French teacher, who also taught English.  She was very inspirational.

What do you love most about the West Salem School District?

I love that the teachers are passionate about what they teach.  They truly want all kids to learn.


Favorite classroom memory:

I remember making crepes in my high school French classes.  They were awesome!

Favorite quote:

"All things are difficult before they are easy."  ~Thomas Fuller

A little more...

I'm married and have two kids. We have two boxers that we adopted from the Minnesota Boxer Rescue and a cat that we adopted from an area farm. I love to read and travel although I haven't traveled much in the past few years.