Mrs. Kooi has been part of the Spring Brook family since 2012. She has been involved in Gifted Education for over 23 years. Her past educational experiences included reading improvement, kindergarten, and fifth grade. Mrs. Kooi received her bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University and her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction from Olivet Nazarene University. She loves teaching and enjoys watching her students grow both academically and socially throughout the course of the year. She is passionate about instilling a growth mindset in her students. Outside of school she enjoys her family, the outdoors, gardening, sports, and reading.
To learn more about our district's Project Arrow Program please visit the following site:
Online Resources to Support Gifted Students