Kassie Hameister was born in Miami and raised in South Florida. She went to high school at St. Thomas Aquinas in Ft. Lauderdale. She continued her education at Florida Atlantic University where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. She then attended Nova Southeastern University where she completed her Master’s Degree in Reading Education.
Kassie has been in the field of education for 15 years. She has taught 2nd, 4th, and 5th grade, she was a reading specialist for 6 years, and she also has worked for an educational technology company training school districts all over the country.
Kassie’s love of learning and her eagerness to make a difference in a child’s life is what brought her into teaching. Virtual school is a unique and different opportunity that has allowed her to reach all different types of families from around the state. It’s been a new and exciting change in her career.
Kassie moved to Oklahoma in the fall of 2020 with her husband and two boys. During her free time, she enjoys watching her children play baseball and football. She also loves cheering on the University of Miami football team, GO CANES.