B.A., San Diego State University
Pam Stanley is a graduate of San Diego State University earning a degree in Liberal Studies with an emphasis on Education and completed her California teaching certificate in Elementary Education. She has been teaching at Grace Lutheran School for a total of eleven years. With the birth of her second child, Mrs. Stanley took a six year hiatus starting in 2000 to be a stay at home mom. She returned to teaching in 2005 and currently teaches 4th grade. During her time at Grace, Pam has taught many different grades: 2nd grade for 3 years, 3rd grade for 4 years, 4th grade for 3 years, 6th grade social studies for 1 year, and 7th and 8th grade science for 1 year. Each grade she taught was her new favorite grade since she finds each grade and group of students fun and exciting to teach. Her specialty is the teaching of math and science.
Pam has a quiet gentleness that creates a very positive, creative and comfortable learning environment. She loves each student as if they were her own. She believes each child is a gift from God with their own unique and special gifts that are waiting to be discovered. Many students have returned after high school and expressed that Mrs. Stanley is their favorite and most respected teacher. Pam feels blessed to be teaching in Christian school. She believes teaching creates new adventures and blessings each day. Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it. Proverbs 22:6
Pam is married to Michael Stanley, who is also a teacher. He teaches science at the high school level. They have 2 wonderful children, Bryon, 6th grade, and Breezy, 5th grade. Both children have attended Grace from kindergarten to the present. In her free time, Pam enjoys family camping, fishing, taking jeep trips to the desert, going to National Parks, and visiting places of historical interest. She also enjoys drawing and scrapbooking and helping her husband design woodworking projects.