Episode 002: Nancy Perkins

Nancy Perkins

Nancy Perkins:

In this episode we welcome Nancy Perkins. Nancy came to teaching after earning degrees in Occupational Therapy and Psychology. She now works in special education. She talks about the evolution that has taken place in how special needs children are treated in schools today. She also talks about dealing with the expectations of parents.

She advises people thinking about a career in teaching to get experience working with children first before they make that commitment.

Recommended Resources:

Michelle Garcia Winner    https://www.socialthinking.com

News-to-you and Unique Learning systems at:  https://www.n2y.com/default.aspx

Nancy can be contacted at: Nancy.Perkins@leanderISD.org

LinkIn: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/nancy-perkins/85/60/666