Kathleen teaches Language Arts 3rd, 4th, and 5th at Paragon Primary School. She has 30 years of teaching experience, eleven years in self-contained, 4th-6th grade, and seventeen years teaching Kindergarten through 6th grade, in the Gifted/Talented program. Prior to moving to Austin three years ago, she taught in the Denton and Dallas school districts.
Ms. Pierson loves teaching because, “Every day is a new day with children. The excitement they exude is contagious.”
Kathleen graduated from the University of North Texas with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education and a minor in English.
She enjoys taking part in community theatre, playing the guitar and singing, skiing, tennis, travel and evenings out experiencing the music and good eats in Austin.