Christy s passionate about reading, books, integrating technology to enhance learning, and above all, empowering students and teachers. She has taught for 19 years - seven years as a classroom teacher, in 12 years as a reading specialist. She’s also a professor at Providence College. Most importantly, she is a mom and wife. She thrives on learning new things and incorporating innovative ideas into her teaching in every day life. Collaborating with others, exploring new ideas, and finding the joy in learning motivates her as an educator. She’s continually seeking ways to enrich her practice.