About Verena C. Rau, MA, RS
Verena Rau has a B.A. in English from the University of California and an M.A. in Education of Learning Disabled Children from Minnesota State University. Working in grades 4-8 for more than 25 years, Verena taught language arts and reading in regular and special education classes. She was the recipient of three Mentor-Teacher awards. Verena's background also includes teaching English as a second language to adults.
In her spare time, Verena enjoys hiking, mountaineering, and bicycling with her husband Greg. Several stories in this program reflect her enthusiasm for the outdoors.
Verena is available for workshops. Please email powertoolsforlit@sbcglobal.net