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Barbara Southward

Three's lead teacher

Barbara Southward has been a teacher at WUMP since 1994. Both of her children attended WUMP during their preschool years. Her son Hunter is engaged to be married and her daughter, Kate is a District Attorney in Boulder, Colorado. Barbara was born in Buffalo, New York but grew up in Houston. Barbara has a BA in Psychology with a concentration in child development and taught dance to children before teaching at WUMP. Her favorite hobbies are reading, cooking and napping. Here's what Barbara has to say about working with young children. "3 year olds are so capable , unique and full of personality. I love spending time with them and watching them grow and learn".