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!
"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.