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Welcome to Eagle Creek Elementary!My name Is Patti Kudrle and I have been teaching in Shakopee for 30 years. I earned my BA degree in 1987 from Mankato State University. I have a double major in the areas of Education and Speech communication. I earned my Masters degree in 1992 from Mankato State University. I continue to take classes to remain up to date and current in my teaching. I have a special interest in the reading and language arts area.I live in Shakopee with my husband Chip and I have 3 children. We also have a loving dog named Gracie, she is a mini Australian Shepherd who is active, friendly, and very spoiled! Yes, I am a dog lover!!! In my spare time I enjoy reading, baking, running, gardening, and spending time at our lake cabin.Mission For The ClassMy mission in my classroom is to use enthusiasm to encourage each and every child to want to learn and do their personal best every day. Each child is valued and respected. Each child knows that I am here to comfort and guide them in their learning.I consider it a privilege to be a teacher.