Name: Ashley Gilbey
Position: First grade teacher, Stepney Elementary School
Coming from: Turkey Hill School in Orange (taught third grade for four years)
Grew up in: Shelton
Education: Earned a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education and a Master’s degree in special education from Southern Connecticut State University
What do you like most about teaching?
I just like building relationships with the kids and just seeing them smile every day.
What do you most look forward to about teaching in Monroe this fall?
I’m really looking forward to meeting the students and getting to connect with them and their families.