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Dorie Garrett - 1/25/23

Wildcat Wednesday Dorie Garrett

It's Wildcat Wednesday! Every Wednesday, we will spotlight a member of the LR Wildcat family.

This week we are introducing you to Dorie Garrett!


Job Title:
Middle School Library Media Specialist

Tell us about your family:
I just married my best friend, Keaton, in November! My dad, sister, and I are all LR grads, and my mom taught in the district for 25+ years.

How long have you been a teacher/worked in education?
First year in education

What makes you passionate about education?
I am a firm believer that every child deserves to know that they are seen and loved, and educating them is one way in which we can serve them and show them how loved they are. Education is a right, and high-quality education is a privilege that I believe LR provides!

What is your must-have classroom item?
My trusty barcode scanner!

What is something about you that might surprise people?
I have a degree in art and dual certification in Art Education and Library Science!

What is one item on your bucket list?
Travel to every continent! My husband and I both love travel.

Wildcat Wednesday

Thanks for being a part of the Wildcat family, Dorie!