B.A. in Anthropology, University of Michigan; M.S. in Childhood Education. Patricia has taught for the past four years at a special education school in the Bronx. Within her classroom she has supervised as many as seven paraprofessionals to meet the highly intensive needs of her students. Her goal is to start a charter school designed specifically to meet the unique needs of students with severe disabilities. Patricia is eager to further her leadership skills and learn best practices for school development.