Since 2004, Jennifer Spara has taught in the Hillsboro-Deering School District, first as a Special Educator and Learning Disability Specialist in the Elementary School and now as a Reading Specialist in the High School. Prior to teaching in Hillsboro-Deering, Jennifer spent four years as a classroom teacher in New York, where she taught classes in full day kindergarten, second grade, and third grade. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from West Virginia University and her Masters of Education degrees concurrently in Reading and Learning Disabilities from Rivier College. To date, Jennifer has taught regular and special education students from grades K-12 in classroom and individual settings. Jennifer is passionate about helping her students overcome their reading difficulties and revels in each success, no matter how small, achieved by her students.