Phone: (630) 759-6400 ex. 3628
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts in Hispanic Studies & Communication (University of Illinois at Chicago) Master of Arts in Teaching (North Park University)
Graduate of University of Illinois at Chicago in 2013 and North Park University in 2017, Srta. O'Connor loves teaching Spanish. As we know, learning languages enables us to make deeper connections with more people within our communities and around the world, and it brings Srta. O'Connor so much joy to guide students on their journey to bi-/multilingualism.
Srta. O'Connor started her educational career as a substitute teacher in Lake Forest in 2015, then as a Spanish I teacher for 6-8th graders at St. Gilbert School in 2016. Previously, she worked as a research assistant, translator, and interpreter from 2011 through 2016. She started teaching at BHS in 2016.
Srta. O'Connor loves cooking, traveling the world, and practicing yoga.