Karen Winslow, Karen and her husband, Tim, have lived in Brookfield for six years. They are the parents of a three year old daughter. Karen is an English teacher at Thornton Township High School in south suburban Harvey. She earned her BA in English / Secondary Education from Elmhurst College and her MA in Education Administration from Governor’s State University. As a veteran teacher with twenty years experience, Karen has extensive knowledge of Common Core Standards and curriculum development. One of her primary goals is to ensure the transition into high school has District 95 students well prepared. She also is in support of an all-day kindergarten program as the student enrollment at Brook Park is predicted to rise. Karen firmly believes in the district’s philosophy to provide educational opportunities to prepare students to become confident, self-assured, life-long learners ensuring their success as citizens of the world.