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Tish Bloomer

Your attitude determines your direction

Eastern Oregon

Special Education
541-519-5587
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Tish has been teaching special education for 16 years, including 14 years at the high school level, and 2 at the elementary level.  

She values bringing a team of people together to work collaboratively on meeting student's needs. Always with an eye on the future, she developes innovative ways to provide services and build independence and confidence in her students. Also holding an endorsement in physical education, Tish believes in helping students to become healthy, life-long learners and happy, productive members of our communities. 

Susan Irby

Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained.
— Benjamin Franklin

Eastern Oregon

Special Education Department
541-519-7407
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Susan is in her 40th year of working in Special Education.  She taught in a middle school setting for 36 years before moving to an elementary school
and then joining Baker Charter Schools. Susan has had numerous experiences in special education; life-skills classes and inclusions settings, teaching reading, math, and language arts, tutoring high risk students. She has worked with students of of autism, learning disabilities, other health impairment, fetal alcohol syndrome, and Down syndrome.  Susan coordinates special education services  
of new and returning students with parents and staff, facilitating IEP meetings to meet student needs including accommodations and modifications.

Katie Kahn

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
— Mahatma Gandhi

Eastern Oregon

Para-Professional
541-519-5664
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Katie Kahn graduated from Southern Oregon University with a Degree in Communication Studies. She currently resides in Baker City with her family.