Degrees and Certifications:
BA of Education, 1993 University of New Orleans Reading Recovery Certification, 1999
Mrs. Dana Dufrene
Hi Everyone, this is my 28th year of teaching and my sixth year at Luling Elementary. I assist students in grades K, 1 and 2 with reading and writing strategies. I love my job at Luling Elementary. I am also the co-sponsor of the Loving Every Second (LES) Running Club.
8/7/2020 - We look forward to beginning our 2020-21 school year. Stay tuned for updates on Reading Recovery and Literacy.
8/17/2020 - It is so nice to see our students each day in school. We are in the process of identifying our Reading Recovery students. A reading recovery teacher will call if your child is selected. Have a great week.
8/24/2020 Stay safe while home Monday through Thursday. We will resume school on Friday. Reading Recovery students will be pulled on Friday for first session. Yay!
8/31/2020 Hi Everyone. We are looking forward to a full week of Reading Recovery lessons for selected students. You may get a text from a number you don't recognize. All Reading Recovery teachers will be reaching out to parents via voice call or text message this week.
9/8/2020 Reading Recovery has begun. We are so happy to be helping our first grade selected students.
9/14/20 First grade literacy and second grade literacy students will be selected this week. Teachers will connect with parents of selected students. Have a great week.
9/21/20 Literacy groups will begin on Monday for Kindergarten repeaters and qualifying first and second graders. Can't wait to get reading.
9/28/20 It was great to meet with my literacy students. We will continue to have literacy sessions this week. Happy Reading!
10/5/20 Literacy groups and Reading Recovery are in full swing. Please have your children read a book at home each night.
10/12/20 Hi! Hope everyone enjoyed their day off today. School will resume tomorrow with a regular schedule. I look forward to working with literacy and Reading Recovery students. Please be on the look out for information on parent teacher conferences.
10/26/20 Hi I am enjoying with with my first grade and second grade literacy students. I also enjoyed speaking with parents. Let keep communicating and progressing through our reading and writing skills. Yay
11/16/20 Literacy for Kindergarten has begun. Kindergarteners will learn letters and sound and beginning reading and writing skills. Happy Reading to all.