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Name: Kerstin Upmeyer, Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesHow many years have you taught at Academy at the Lakes and what do you currently teach?, Academy at the Lakes7 years; I am the Yearbook and Digital Media Advisor. I teach Graphic Design & Marketing, and Yearbook to 7th - 12th Grades. I also teach technology to the 5th and 6th Graders., Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesWhat is your favorite AATL memory?, Academy at the LakesI'd say there are two. First, seeing my first all-school musical (The Music Man). I really had no idea what to expect. The show blew me away. It was really something special. The second memory was when I held my first yearbook in my hands and watched my staff look over it for the first time., Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesWhat do you love most about teaching at Academy?, Academy at the LakesI love the faculty and staff. I am amazed and inspired every day that I get to work with such a wide range of talented, enthusiastic, smart, and committed individuals. I love the support I feel from my cohorts and the school at large., Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesWhat has been your most proud moment in your time at Academy at the Lakes?, Academy at the LakesIt repeats annually, LOL! Every time the physical yearbooks arrive. It's such a hard job; Not gonna lie! Sometimes you feel you are so overwhelmed. But when I hold that book in my hands and, better yet, see the looks on my staffer's faces as they page through this book that THEY were each a part of creating. Nothing beats that feeling!, Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesIs there anything else we should know about you? , Academy at the LakesWhen not teaching and 'yearbooking', I love to bike, meditate, read, and hang out with my guy and my fur-babies. I like my quirkiness and my sense of humor. I'd like to think my students do too. ... See MoreSee Less
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Today is the last day to RSVP for our Saturday Lower Division Tour day! Join us for a walkthrough of our Wendlek Campus, meet our Lower Division director, Ms. Raini Jewell, and get to see some of our amazing teachers in action. , Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesClick here to RSVP: , Academy at the Lakeswww.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4ba4a72ca5ffc07-academy ... See MoreSee Less
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It is amazing what you find walking around our Lower Division campus! , Academy at the Lakes, Academy at the LakesProceed with caution, our students are looking out for this "butterfly under construction!" 🦋 ... See MoreSee Less
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