Leslie Johnson

Leslie Johnson uses her diverse understanding of learning styles and classroom community-building to bring Springboard’s Signature Programs to life in elementary and middle school classrooms. Her professional career spans more than 30 years and includes K-8 teaching and counseling and elementary administration, mostly in the Kirkwood School District. While being particularly passionate about literacy and scholastic journalism, she has taught all academic subjects. Most recently, Leslie facilitated a K-6 STEM residency through Springboard to Learning in a St. Louis school. She loves to bring her sense of adventure to the classroom by creating learning opportunities that connect to the world around us, involve creative thinking and independent research, and inspire students to continue their quest for new experiences beyond the classroom.

Leslie Johnson’s Programs

IdeaBuilder / Little Scientists