Barbara Novelli is a gifted educator who has taught for over twenty years, working with young learners. Barbara’s expertise in the area of mathematics and science has helped her in her many distinguished positions: AIMS Foundation Associate Director, Teaching Consultant for CSIN (California Science Implementation Network), Mentor Teacher, Director of Staff & Curriculum, and Finalist for the Presidential Award in Mathematics.
Paul is the Chief Curriculum Officer of Cosenza & Associates, LLC. He manages the development and production of mathematics and science curriculum resources and professional development activities. Paul has 20 years of experience in education, including as a classroom teacher, regional mathematics specialist, and director of mathematics and science at the district level. He is active in many local, state, and national professional organizations, and enjoys working with teachers at the campus or district level.
Monica has over 30 years of experience as a mathematics teacher, coach and consultant.
Sharon Benson currently serves as Director of Mathematics and Advanced Academics at the Region 4 Education Service Center (ESC). Sharon has also served as a member of the Texas Algebra Readiness Initiative, the Commissioner’s Math Advisory Council, and assessment committees related to STAAR End-of-Course for Geometry and Algebra II. She is also a contributing author for multiple resources produced by Region 4 ESC to support K-12 mathematics.