Laura has a BSEd in Special Education from Mizzou and a masters in curriculum and instruction from the University of Washington-Seattle. She has taught all levels of students, specializing in middle school special education. Laura loves to connect with her students and help them feel successful in gaining new skills. At home, she loves to read, garden, crochet, and watch movies over and over until she and her kids can recite the movie. Her husband is not a big fan of this family activity.