Paula Amato is an educator with over 25 years of teaching experience. She specializes in literacy at the primary level and has received extensive training in early literacy. She has been trained in Reading Recovery, a research based, intensive intervention for at risk students. Paula has a wealth of experiences ranging from Literacy grades K-8, Honors English grades 6-8, and literacy coaching grades K- 8. At the intermediate level, Paula has been trained by the College Board in Pre-AP Vertical Alignment. Her biggest accomplishment is her daughter, Natalli, who will be attending The Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University in the fall.