Angie Shamo is the lead teacher in the River Birch morning preprimary program
. Angie grew up on a farm near Lake Michigan where she spent most days playing outside, riding horses and imagining with her brother. In 1998 she earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University in Early Childhood Education. After living and studying in Australia, teaching at the local Head Start and teaching preschool in Berkley CA., Angie found her home with in the MSGL Community in 2002. This will be Angie’s 10th year teaching at our school. She feels very grateful to have had the opportunity to earn her Montessori Teacher Certificate in 2005. Likewise, she received her Yoga Teaching Certificate in 2011 and currently has the pleasure of teaching Yoga at a local studio. Angie’s oldest son is a MSGL Kindergarten graduate and will be a 4th grader at Happy Hollow. Her youngest son will be attending the preprimary program this fall. Angie, her husband and their sons, make their home in West Lafayette where they share a love of music, an affinity for Lake Michigan and spend most days playing outside.