About The Teacher
Deb Dorland is a Speech Language Technician. This is her second year with the Kyrene School District. She is thrilled to be joining the Preschool Team at Kyrene de la Mirada providing Speech/Language Services this year. Deb's time will be split between Kyrene de la Mirada on Thursday and Friday's and at Akimel-A-al Middle School on Monday and Tuesday's.
Deb has been in education field for 35 years, although most of her work has been done in the area Early Childhood Education primarily with Head Start programs in Alaska, Wisconsin and Colorado. Deb has been doing Speech therapy for the past seven years.
Deb has been married to her awesoe husband Steve for 35 years and they have two beautiful daughters, Sarah who lives in Breckenridge Colorado and MaKayla (and her fabulous husband Chaz) who (thank goodness) live here in Phoenix.
Deb enjoys a good book, low impact hiking, walking her puppy, movies and adventures. She has recently enrolled in a dog agility class with her puppy Tink.
Deb's personal philosophy is to be intentional, choose your attitude, to be present and to make students day a positive one each and every day.