Ms. China Schauer
What is your role at D39C?
My role at D39C is a Kindergarten LED.
Do you eat the crust of the pizza?
I love Hawaiian pizza, but I don’t like the crust.
Do you like your steak medium rare or well-done?
I like my steak medium.
What was your favorite thing to do during quarantine?
My favorite thing to do during quarantine was to listen to podcasts, specifically Dungeons and Dragons podcasts.
Why did you get into teaching?
I got into teaching because I love education and my favorite thing to do is to teach people and talk about all the things I know. I also really enjoy hanging out with kids.
Where did you study education?
I got a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Arizona State University, and I got a Master’s in Elementary Education (M. Ed.) from Western Governors University.
What did you do before you came here?
I was an on-site sub for 1 year at Design39. Before that, I worked at Starbucks as a floor manager for 14 years.
Why did you want to join D39C?
I like the philosophy at design 39 and the school’s design thinking process at D39C.