Carol was a classroom teacher for more than three decades prior to joining the Keys to Literacy team. She taught in Haverhill, MA initially as a special educator and as an English teacher at the middle and high school levels. In Haverhill, she also served as Dean of English, taught AP Language and Composition, provided literacy professional development, supervised student teachers, and mentored new faculty. She also taught English at grades 10-12 at The Derryfield School in Manchester, NH. Carol has taught undergraduate and graduate courses for Fitchburg State University and Salem State University, and designed Model Curriculum Units for the MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Carol received her B.A. in English Literature from Emmanuel College, Boston and her M. Ed. in Education with concentration in Psycholinguistics from Boston University.