Anita Bennett, Lead Teacher - Preschool Class (3/4 year olds)

"Teacher Anita" moved to Bainbridge Island in 2004.  She obtained her Masters in Teaching degree from University of Puget Sound and taught first grade and kindergarten in Kent, WA. Since moving to Bainbridge Island, she has been a regular substitute teacher at Blakely Elementary for six years while her children attended school there. Anita loves to read and is passionate about children's literature.  When not teaching, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, swimming, being outdoors and playing games with her children. Anita loves teaching the Preschool class and celebrating the love of learning through art and play.