Tourjee, Shirley


Shirley Tourjee is teaching her 15th year in 1st grade. She has been in education going on 25 years. After graduating from the University of Northern Colorado, Shirley worked with Kindergarten in Mancos, CO. She taught in Battle Rock, a one room schoolhouse K-3 in Montezuma County. Shirley loves math and taught as an interventionist for 7th and 8th grade and later taught 8th grade core math in Cortez, CO. She joined her Dolores school family as a director and teacher for Gifted and Talented part time before moving to full time teaching in 1st grade. Shirley loves Dolores Schools, kids, and families. She is so grateful to be part of a strong and caring learning environment.