Bachelor of Arts in Cross-Categorical Special Education K-12, University of Missouri – Columbia
Master of Arts in Early Childhood Special Education, University of Missouri – Columbia
Certifications: Mild/Moderate Cross-Categorical Special Education, Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary Education, Students with Disabilities
Abby serves as Learning Specialist. Prior to The College School, she served in teaching roles at Great Circle Academy in St. Louis and the Gillen Brewer School in New York. In these roles, Abby fostered student growth by developing differentiated instruction and individual learning plans; and ensured effective integration of strategies related to occupational therapy, speech and language, and social emotional development. Her training includes the areas of project-based learning, collaborative problem solving, social-thinking curriculum, and trauma-informed care. In her free time, Abby loves exploring new trails and parks with her dog, Poppy, traveling, spending time with family and friends, sewing, reading, seeing shows at The Muny and The Fox, and DIY projects.
Position: Learning Specialist