UVA - M.Ed.
University of Wisconsin-Madison - B.S.
Rachael grew up in Wisconsin where she also completed her undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For the last 16 years, Rachael has taught in Massachusetts, Northern Virginia, the Netherlands, and Las Vegas. While living in Virginia, she completed her Master’s in Reading Education at the University of Virginia. She has experience working with students in pre-K through fifth grade as a classroom teacher, reading specialist, and learning strategist. Rachael enjoys reading, cooking, playing tennis, being outside, and spending time with her husband and dog. This is her first year at Dawson, and she is excited to be joining the community!