Deb Haldiman is a native of Wayne County, but presently lives in the rolling hills of Holmes County with her husband. She holds a BA in Secondary Education, English, and previously taught for Wooster City Schools, where she served in many roles, including master teacher/instructional coach. She holds a masters in adolescent literacy and learning, and completed math coach training at The Ohio State University. Mrs. Haldiman firmly believes in collaborative learning, comprehension strategies, detailed writing instruction, the creative process, deep reading, critical thinking, and learning styles/modes. With these strategies and processes, she believes in the capacity for all children to learn and be successful.