Mrs. Slechta's Bio
Mrs. Slechta is excited to return to the Decatur family! She comes to our community with over 25 years of experience in primary education. She has taught in the US, Canada, and South America. Mrs. Slechta holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Elementary Education from North Park University. She believes in a learning environment in which students feel loved and accepted and free to take risks and try new things. Her passion includes daily teachable moments to foster the intellectual, creative, social, and emotional growth of students that develop lifelong learners. Outside of the classroom Mrs. Slechta has raised guide dogs for the blind, she loves spending time with her family, exploring all that the city has to offer, good coffee and laughter with friends.