Project Description

Mike Buchta – Physical Education, Movement and Games Grades 5- 8

“Waldorf Education is the best education we can give our kids.”

Mike has a son who graduated from Prairie Hill in 2015 and a daughter in Grade 5.

Mike worked 13 years with people with developmental disabilities, teaching everyday living skills and community integration. He is a certified baseball coach, has coached basketball for four years and track for two years at Prairie Hill as well as substituted in the Woodwork class. Mike attended Carroll College and received his BA in Sociology.

Mike brings his sportsmanship into his position by striving for 100% participation by being a model of enthusiasm and hard work while encouraging teamwork and cooperation. His teaching philosophy revolves around supporting the overall development of the students sense of movement through gross motor controls, balance and spatial awareness.