For seven years, Karen taught first grade at Paul Cuffee School. Previously, she taught at the JCC. This is Karen’s second year at JCDSRI. Karen believes that children need time to explore and to be active learners. She enjoys the supportive and engaging environment at JCDSRI. Outside of the classroom, you might find Karen relaxing with a book or at the beach with her family. She lives in Providence with her husband, Scott Turner, two children, and Woody the Shih-Tzu.
1st Grade GS