My name is Mary Peterson. I have over 35 years of experience as an elementary school teacher, professional development leader and creator of practical teaching resources to help teachers create joyful and successful classrooms. I have been a national presenter for the Bureau of Education and Research for over 15 years. I teach seminars about Guided Math, Guided Reading and Guided Writing. My expertise is in empowering grades K-6 teachers to use differentiated instruction to meet the needs of the varied learners in their classrooms. My resources focus on hands-on lessons, projects, games and other highly motivating activities proven to help all students experience success and challenge.