My name is Veronica Cook. I graduated from Central Washington University in 1993 with a degree in Special Education. I began teaching at Shorewood in 1994. In 2001, I earned my masters degree from the University of Washington in Severe Disabilities.
In 2012, I transferred to Shorecrest. At Shorecrest, I am the Lead Teacher for the A-team, a program for students with Autism and similar significant disabilities. I also coach the Shorecrest bowling team and am the the Advisor for the class of 2019.
1997 Seattle Times Top of the Class Award
1997 Ablenet Inclusion Award
1998 Leaders in Restructuring Award
2006 Ryan White Memorial HIV/AIDS Educator of the Year
2013 WSECU Mariner's Teacher of the week
2014 Autism Speaks Regional Grant Winner
Learning & Leadership Grant from The NEA Foundation!
2017 WSBPA Hall of Fame Bowling Coach
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