Mrs. Klaas received her Bachelors of Art in History from the University of Florida. She recently received her Masters of Arts in Exceptional Student Education from Florida Gulf Coast University. She holds her Staff Credentials from the Florida Department of Children and Families, as well as, certificates for Social Studies 5-12, Elementary Education K-6 and Exceptional Student Education K-12. Prior to the Village School, Mrs. Klaas taught preschool for five years in Collier County. When not at school, she enjoys playing tennis, watching the Gators, and traveling.