Lorraine Griffith, M.A.Ed, is currently a fifth grade teacher in a Title I public school, as well as pre-service education at the University of North Carolina, Asheville. She also has experience teaching music, kindergarten, and fourth grade. She has a Master’s degree in Elementary Education and has earned Middle Childhood Generalist National Board Certification. Lorraine has worked as an educational consultant for the past 13 years. She has also conducted classroom action research in the area of reading fluency with Dr. Timothy Rasinski.