Courtney has an B.S. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and earned a Masters in Elementary Education from George Mason University. She joins us from Fairfax County Public Schools, VA where she has 8 years of experience in Title 1 schools. Her teaching experiences were focused in the primary grades where she taught 1st and 2nd grade and served as a Reading Recovery teacher. For the past two years, Courtney was a Literacy Coach and trained in Intermediate Literacy Collaborative.