Welcome to Ms. Susan Hendler's webpage.
My name is Susan Hendler. I am going into my 28th year of teaching. I started in my hometown of Chicago by teaching for three years: second, third and fifth grade. I got married and moved to New York in 1994. I have been teaching at Quaker Ridge ever since. I was a second grader teacher my first year. Then I taught first grade for 17 consecutive years. I am starting my 7th year in kindergarten.
I have my undergraduate degrees of Liberal Arts and Science as well as Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Michigan. I also have a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Michigan. I also have my Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Illinois.
I am the mother of 4 boys. My oldest son is a junior at the University of Wisconsin. My second son is a freshman at Landmark College in Vermont. My third son is a sophomore in High School and my youngest son is in 7th grade.
I am also the mother of 2 swiss mountain dogs who weigh over 140 pounds!!! They are 5 years old.
I welcome you into my family!!!!