Allison Valvo

What is your favorite childhood book? 

My favorite childhood books were the Magic Tree House Series.

What is your secret talent?

My secret talent is baking. When I was little, my grandmother taught me all of our family recipes, which I still love making to this day.

Who was your favorite teacher in Elementary School and Why? 

My favorite teacher in Elementary School was Mrs. Carey. She was always so positive and kind, and always challenged me to make sure I reached my potential.

What is your favorite thing about teaching? 

My favorite thing about teaching is building relationships with my students and watching them grow throughout the year.

What is your favorite subject to teach and why?   

My favorite subject to teach is math. I love being able to find different strategies to help my students develop a love for learning and seeing the enjoyment that comes when concepts make sense to them.

Why are you excited to be a part of the Willow family? 

I am excited to be a part of the Willow family because of all the love and support that everyone has for our students and each other.