About Ms. Walsh
Ms. Walsh is excited to be back at Highland School for a second year! Last year she taught 5th grade. Prior to that, she spent four years teaching in the District of Columbia Public Schools. 
 Ms. Walsh graduated from Saint Joseph's University with a degree in Elementary and Special Education 
​and after graduating taught in Highland School as a long term substitute​
. She has training and experience in Columbia University's Teachers College Reading and Writing Workshop.​ 
​Ms. Walsh
  ha
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 an extensive background in methods for co-teaching, using multi-sensory strategies and incorporating manipulatives 
​ (math tools)
  into daily instruction. I
n addition,​ she is passionate about assisting students in navigating their social and emotional growth during their educational journey. 
 Outside of the classroom,  
​Ms. Walsh​
  enjoy
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  practicing yoga, spending time reading on the beach or skiing black diamonds! Most recently,  
​she ​
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  found a new passion in training for and racing in triathlons! 
​ Ms. Walsh is excited to coach girls' middle school soccer this year- Go Panthers!