Karen Mueller

Karen Mueller, Secondary Civics

Karen Mueller

Secondary Civics

# of years at FWAFA: 8

What is your highest degree and from what school? BS from Southern Illinois University

What is your philosophy? I am a life-long learner and wish to inspire the same in my students.  “Life is a journey not a destination.”  I believe in restorative practices and the importance of building community in the classroom.  I encourage civic-minded, respectful conversation and exploration with the intention that students take civic action and become involved citizens.

Favorite Artist (musician, writer, director, painter, etc.): Lin-Manuel Miranda (currently)

What are your hobbies? Bicycling, gardening/yardwork, cooking, reading, binge-watching historical dramas