Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Illinois State University- Special Education M.A. Saint Xavier University - Teaching and Leadership
Mrs. Katie Talsma
Welcome! I have been teaching Special Education at West Leyden High School for 12 years. I have taught Physical Science, English, Health, and in the LIFE program. Recently, my role has been as a facilitator where I support special education students within their general education classes. Additionally, I am an Access Advisor and the Class of 2021 Advisor.