Caroline Bentley

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Mrs. Deckinga

Special Education - Bentley and Oster-Oakview

About Me

I am very excited to be a part of such a great district and lucky to work in two fantastic schools.  I believe that education and learning is a lifelong process.  I hope to bring that same love and excitement for learning to all of my students - even when they find it to be difficult.  







Quick Facts


  • Reading 
  • Watching Football and Hockey
  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Roadtrips to new places

Favorite Books

  • Usually any book I read
  • Always looking for new recommendations 


  • Bachelors degree in Special Education from Illinois State University
  • Masters degrees in Teaching and Leadership: Special Education and Educational Administration from St. Xavier University
  • Endorsement in Director of Special Education from University of St. Francis