Based on more than 10 years of experience with diverse communities of learners, Ms. Heather's philosophy of education combines meeting the child where he/she is, with finding effective ways to satisfy the different needs of her students in the classroom. She is passionate about teacher collaboration, student inclusion, and integrating technology with teaching. Prior to Kohelet, Ms. Heather taught at Friends Select School in Philadelphia. Previously she taught general and special education in the Arlington Public Schools in Virginia and in Cambridge Public Schools in Massachusetts. Ms. Heather has a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies from Connecticut College, a Master’s Degree in Teaching Special Education, and dual certification in elementary education and special education in Pennsylvania.