Educator biography - Lucy Austin

October 06, 2003

Name: Lucy Austin

Occupation: First-grade teacher at Paramount Elementary School

Family: Son, Sean Austin, 13

Education: Master's degree and national board certification

Mentor: Sister, Sharon Tipton

Favorite part of the job: "Watching my students learn to read."

Biggest challenge of the job: "Having to say goodbye to my students at the end of the school year."

Favorite music: Christian/contemporary

Favorite car: Saturn

Reading now: "Get Real: Bringing Kids' Learning Lives into Your Classroom" by Jean Clyde and Mark Condon


Last movie seen: "Freaky Friday"

Hobbies: Kayaking and camping

If you could meet anyone in history, who would it be? Jesus

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