Kathryn Gjerseth teaches Poverty in Schools.

Kathryn is a specialist in strategies for working with economically disadvantaged students.

Her extensive experience includes K-12 staff development focused on traits of high-performing high-poverty schools with emphasis on building strategies and community partnerships to reduce the achievement gap.

She has served as education coordinator for the Chippewa Falls Museum of Industry and Technology in Chippewa Falls, Wi. She has taught seventh grade math and science, sixth grade self contained classroom, and is currently teaching first grade at Thorp, Wisconsin. Kathy has taught graduate classes at Saint Mary's University and Cardinal Stritch University.

Enjoy Kathryn's personalized attention, coaching and feedback by participating in this online course.

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