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November Employee of the Month


Posted Date: 11/10/2022

November Employee of the Month

Heather Harkins
Mrs. Harkins is a special education teacher at CTE. She has been married 29 years and has 3 boys, two are here in Slaton. She enjoys animals and camping with her family. Mrs. Harkins started working in early childhood in 2001 as a teacher, director, then administrator in charter and private schools.  She entered public education in 2017 with a desire to advocate for students with special needs within our educational system. Mrs. Harkins loves teaching students with learning difficulties. Her favorite part of teaching is when a child realizes the concepts and is excited that they are learning. Mrs. Harkins loves learning and teaching social/emotional lessons with animals. Mrs. Harkins states that her favorite things about CTE are the students and the coach and collaboration that we offer at CTE.
Her goals are to  complete a masters in behavioral studies with diagnostician and dyslexia certifications.