Montessori

Kara Harvey

Combining her knowledge of dance pedagogy and classroom experience, Kara hopes to fuel children’s passion, ignite their creativity and enhance their learning experience.

Biography

Kara Harvey is an early childhood and primary educator originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico. She lived and worked in New York City for seven years before accepting a primary teaching position in Qingdao, China. She holds a MA in Early Childhood Education, a AMS Montessori Certification, and is experienced teaching students with learning differences, as well as implementing IB inquiry-based curriculum.

Additionally, Kara earned a B.F.A. in Ballet Pedagogy from the University of Oklahoma in 2009. She has danced in ballet companies throughout the United States and has taught ballet to students of all ages. Combining her knowledge of dance pedagogy and classroom experience, Kara hopes to fuel children’s passion, ignite their creativity and enhance their learning experience. Kara is excited for the opportunity to further expand her cultural horizons and is thrilled to be a new member of the DAIS family.