Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Dena Swidler

Hi, My Name is Dena Swidler and I will be your child’s kindergarten teacher. I have a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from Drake University and a Masters Degree in Education as well as an EL endorsement from Concordia University. This is my 9th year Todd Hall. I have taught kindergarten for 3 years in Chicago Public Schools as well as 1 & 2 grade in Waukegan Public Schools. I live in Deerfield, IL with my husband; Brad, adoreable daughters Emmy (5 years old), Daughter Jori (2 years) and our Shih-Tzu poodle mix Frannie Mae.