With over 20 years of experience in the field of education, Pam is committed to continued personal and professional growth, positively impacting classroom instructional practices to improve student achievement.
Prior to joining Step By Step Learning, Pam was a classroom teacher at Lawrence County Head Start and a Director at ABC Corral Child Development Center in Youngstown, Ohio. She is also an adjunct professor at Slippery Rock University. Her experiences working for Compass Learning, an educational software company, help her as she creates customized plans for schools and districts, helping them assess data to determine the best course of action for every student using research-based instruction.
Pam is an Senior Educational Consultant for Step By Step Learning, working directly in classrooms with teachers to help bring all students up to reading grade level. Pam truly believes that all kids deserve to learn to read because it is the foundation of their futures.
She earned a BS and MS in Elementary Education from Slippery Rock University, has her Elementary and Early Childhood Certifications, and has done post-graduate work at Capella University.
When Pam isn’t working with teachers to improve students’ literacy skills, she enjoys spending time with family, reading research and fiction books (her favorite genre is mystery books), and riding motorcycles with her husband.