Preschool 3

Teacher Name: Amy Mandt

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Studies from the University of North Texas

First Year at Zion: 2007

Classes Taught / Currently Teaching at Zion: Amy has taught Toddlers in the past, but currently teaches Preschool 3.

Brief Biography: Amy originates from Atlanta, Georgia. She is married and has a daughter. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Rehabilitation Studies. She is an alumni of Zion Lutheran School and has taught here since 2007. She has four years of experience in Early Childhood classrooms, as well as experience in teaching special needs children. She has experience providing social services for children and their families. Mrs. Mandt is a member of the Lutheran Educator Association. She provides a warm, Christian environment where she allows the child to express themselves in appropriate ways.

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Teacher Name: Jordan Gusa

Degree: Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of Texas at Tyler

First Year at Zion: 2010

Classes Taught / Currently Teaching at Zion:  Jordan has taught Preschool 3 since she came to Zion in 2010.

Brief Biography: Jordan grew up here in Dallas and attended Zion for Pre-K and Kindergarten. She spent 10 years in Chicago and moved back to finish high school in Coppell. Following high school, she began her degree in 2006. Teaching has always been Jordan’s love and continues to put a smile on her face daily. This past summer Jordan was married and currently lives with her husband Patrick and her their dog, Wrigley, around the corner from Zion.