Position: Retiring Orchestra Teacher
School: Remington Traditional and Pattonville Heights MS
School District: Pattonville School District
City, State: Maryland Heights, MO
Music that Describes Kim
Kim Gindler was nominated by her colleague, Phyllis Pasley.
Ms. Gindler is an experienced leader in Pattonville Schools. She works tirelessly to find the best ways of teaching and reaching each individual student. She has worked on many committees in both of the school buildings that she serves, and she has assumed leadership roles in curriculum writing for the district and in other areas of growth for each of her schools. Ms. Gindler has led students through in her work at SIUE Edwardsville, from the youngest learners to the collegiate level.
"Kim has inspired me as a colleague with her dedication, and she serves as a shining example for students and other colleagues alike," said Pasley. "Kim has been a leader in the use of technological innovation, and she has led students to performance excellence, both in academic and musical performance areas. A life-long learner and advocate for students of varied needs and ability levels, Kim Gindler embodies the best in education."