. Over 25 years experience working within MA public schools. This includes:
. Reading/Literacy Specialist providing direct reading support and enrichment to children from pre-kindergarten through fifth grade.
. Literacy Coach for Pre-Kindergarten through grade 5 providing professional development and training in reading instructional practices and diagnostic reading assessments to classroom teachers and specialists.
. Reading First Reading Coach/Coordinator for Kindergarten through third grade.
. Reading Recovery Teacher for "at risk" first graders.
. Literacy volunteer within Brookline, MA Public Schools.
. Volunteer at Reach Out and Read at Boston Children's Hospital.
. Last, but not least, a joy in working with children and of sharing with them my love of reading.