Lisa Halloran currently teaches kindergarten at Mohegan Elementary School in Montville, CT. She teaches newcomers to the English language as well as English speaking students. Lisa was awarded a 2016 Fund for Teachers Fellowship to study art in Paris as a means of enhancing oral vocabulary development of ELL and all students. She has been teaching for 29 years and has also taught special education and second grade. Lisa has a master’s degree in special education with a concentration in gifted and talented from the University of Connecticut. Lisa has presented at ATOMIC and as well as in district. Lisa has also taken classes in therapeutic recreation, enjoys amateur photography, and Impressionism.