Emily is a Teaching and Learning Coach in Johnston County, NC, where she has been a general education and special education teacher in middle grades for ten years. She enjoys working with teachers to provide students with innovative methods for instruction, assessment, and reflection. Emily is a Google Level 1 Certified Teacher and a member of the North Carolina Digital Leadership Coaching Network (NCDLCN). She is active in her PLN on Twitter, adds videos to her teaching channel on Youtube, and writes a blog about her journeys in instructional coaching. When she’s not working, she loves playing with her two children and participates in a monthly book club with some teacher friends who share her love of Young Adult literature and nonfiction.