Hope is an award-winning educator from Atlanta, Georgia where she teaches at the Ron Clark Academy. Prior to teaching at the Academy, Hope spent 6 years teaching at the elementary level. After teaching for several years, Hope had a desire to begin transforming teaching and instruction outside of her own classroom. She began developing resources for teachers that break the traditional mold of instruction and facilitates new ways of bringing passion and energy to the classroom. She creates engaging lessons that motivate even the most restless learners. As a teacher blogger at Elementary Shenanigans, Hope enthusiastically shares her teaching ideas with educators from all over the country.