Katie Daday, 2nd Grade Teacher

Ms. Kathryn Golden Daday is a first/second grade multi-age teacher at Polaris Charter Academy. Before joining Polaris’ education team in 2008, she participated in the Inner-City Teaching Corps, a two-year volunteer teaching program, and taught first grade for four years at Nativity B.V.M. on Chicago’s South Side and first grade for one year at St. Ann Catholic School in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood. Ms. Golden served as a mentor teacher to first year teachers in the Archdiocese of Chicago. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and American Studies from Notre Dame University and a Master of Education from Northwestern University. Biking, cooking, swimming, and travel are some of Ms. Golden’s interests.