Marie King is part of the duo that heads St. Joseph's Preschool. She brings over 35 years of education experience to her preschoolers and has spent over 30 years at St. Joseph School. With a bachelors degree in education, and certified in early childhood education, Mrs. King keeps St. Joseph Preschool at the forefront of education utilizing the latest best practices in reading, technology, and early learning. Her ongoing training and education includes Nebraska Reading First Training and the nationally recognized Boys Town Education Model, a premier school-based approach that focuses on managing behavior, building relationships and teaching social skills. Mrs. King also volunteers with Domesti-pups, an organization that helps socialize dogs being trained in the penitentiary to become service dogs.