Hello and WELCOME to our class homepage. My name is Mary Theissing and I teach Reading and Writing. I am a graduate of Northern Illinois University where I majored in Education. I am your scholars Special Education teacher. If you should have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call me. My contact number is 815-901-8099. I will do my best to call you back within the day you call, if not then the following morning. Please feel free to call me any time until 8:00 p.m. I live in a small town east of DeKalb, Illinois where my husband, Eric and I raised our four children. I have a PASSION for teaching children to become responsible and productive leaders in today’s ever changing world.