Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Arts- Elementary and Special Education Masters of Science- Reading Education Certifications- Elementary education K-6 Special Education- K-12 Reading Education- K-12 AIG- Academically and Intellectually Gifted English Language Arts- middle grades Social Studies- middle grades
Mrs. Dawn Risse
Welcome! My name is Dawn Risse and I teach Advanced Language Arts, grades 6-8. I am so excited about beginning another year at North Lincoln Middle School! I am originally from Long Island, New York. In 2003, I moved to Denver where I currently live with my husband, John. (My youngest son has left for college and we are now "empty nesters!"
I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Special Education and Elementary Education as well as a Master of Science degree in Reading Education. I am certified in Middle Grades English Language Arts, Social Studies, AIG and Special education.