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Ms. Karen Holland
Welcome to My Website!
This will be my 44th year of teaching. (Yes, you read that correctly) I retired but am still teaching part-time. I teach World History elective (HS credit). Prior to coming to Sunnyvale, I taught for 6 years at Dallas Christian High School. I graduated from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas with a Master's degree in Political Science. My childhood home was located in Lake City, Arkansas. My best guy is Wills Jae Kensington, IV, and he is a Labradoodle. I absolutely love football: the Arkansas Razorbacks, the Dallas Cowboys, and, of course, the Raiders. I like to read, work crossword puzzles, work on genealogy, and watch mystery-style movies. My favorite president is Ronald Reagan. I still miss him. My all-time favorite television show is Cheers. My favorite authors are Sue Grafton and John Grisham. My mother was a school teacher for many years in Arkansas and she actually taught John Grisham's daddy. That's about the only claim to fame that I've got but I'm working on becoming a star in Hollywood someday when they express a need for older, wiser, larger-size ladies to star in big-budget productions. I have been teaching so long that now many of my former kids are here with me, teaching alongside me. Life is good. I thank the good Lord for helping me find my way to Sunnyvale and giving me such a wonderful career. Kids are the best thing in the world (well, in a tie with chocolate).
To find out our class schedule as far as material to be covered, items due, etc. the best place to look is on my class calendar.