Amy Fatall began her teaching career in 1999 through Teach for America. She received her MSEd in early childhood education from Bank Street College of Education and is a reading specialist with a certificate of advanced study in literacy and language reading (CAS) from National Louis University. She has been a classroom teacher, preschool founding director, reading specialist, literacy coach, and curriculum writer. In addition, Amy was a content developer for the pre-K curriculum Blueprint for Early Learning. Currently, Amy facilitates professional development through various education companies and conducts observations as a certified CLASS observer.