Degrees and Certifications:
BSE: Elementary Education Endorsements: Math & Reading
Ms. Olson began teaching at Riverview in 2018. Ms. Olson’s degree is in Elementary Education with endorsements in math and reading from Drake University. This is her 3rd year teaching, and she has taught 1st grade, 4th grade, and now 5th grade.
When Ms. Olson is not at school, she likes to spend as much time outside in nature as she can. She loves hiking/long walks with her dog, biking on trails, and hammocking along a river. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, discovering new restaurants. In the summertime, she continues working with the youth at an outdoor YMCA camp.
Ms. Olson lives in Minneapolis near her favorite lake, Lake Harriet. She loves her family, her mom, dad, and brother. She feels very grateful that her extended family lives in the Twin Cities, so she gets to spend a lot of time with them.
She loves Riverview for the diverse student population which gets to teach her about different cultures every single day. She cares about her students so much, and loves teaching them math the most. Ms. Olson is grateful for all of the parent involvement that she experiences in her classroom, and sees around the school. She enjoys planning with her coworkers to give students the best lessons possible!
“Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world” - Nelson Mandela