Laura has twenty years of experience teaching students from kindergarten to university. She has degrees in special education and secondary education. She has taught special education, English language art, history, and English as a Second Language. Her greatest joy comes from the personal relationships with students and knowing that she has made a difference in the lives of others. She has four adult children and two grandchildren. She loves to read, travel and spend time with family. She has traveled to the United Kingdom, China, Mexico, and Guatemala. Next stop, Australia!