Ian Blanchard is a second grade teacher at Richardson Elementary. Originally, he is from Wever, Iowa. He attended Western Illinois University, where he got his degree in elementary education. Previously, Mr. Blanchard worked in Burlington teaching first, fourth, and fifth grade.
In Mr. Blanchard’s free time he enjoys hiking, swimming, and supporting the Iowa Hawkeyes and Chicago Cubs. His favorite book is “The Little Engine that Could.” Also, Mr. Blanchard’s favorite movies are Marvel movies. His favorite food is steak. Additionally, he enjoys going to the beach for vacation.
In Mr. Blanchard’s class, he is currently preparing his students for online learning. His goal is to get as many students caught up on missed time as possible. He is happy that in-person learning is happening again. Additionally, he is excited to finally be back and working with students again.
Favorite Thing About Your Job/District
It is the district I went to in school and my kids will go to.Ian Blanchard
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