Ms. Connolly has taught at the middle and high school levels in rural and suburban New York for more than ten years. Her experience working with students who range from gifted and talented to those with special needs has given her great opportunities to differentiate instruction.
Ms. Connolly runs a very student-centered classroom. She firmly believes in capitalizing on students' interests to engage them. Through focusing on each child's abilities and interestes, she is able to help them become successful.
New York State English Council Educator of Excellence 2010
Siena College - Loudonville, NY Major - English Education Minor-Theatre The College of St. Rose - Albany, NY MA -Reading
Ms. Connolly worked at a nationally recognized middle school and served on numerous committees within the school and community. She was a member of the Middle Level Collegial Network.