Tanya Klatt is in her fourth year teaching art and second year of teaching 6th grade reading at Sacred Heart. She received her Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education and her Masters Degree in Children's Literature from Eastern Michigan University. Over the course of her career she has taught a variety of ages and stages from preschool to college level students in Michigan, California, Japan, and here in Illinois. Tanya is a working artist and is certified to teach art and ELA to grades K-8. She has taught college level composition and literature at Central Texas College (Asia Division), Grantham University, and Le Cordon Bleu. She has been involved in juried and non-juried art shows and fairs and brings her experience, knowledge, and creative spirit to the classroom.