Becky Handler has her B.S. and a M.S. in speech language pathology. She has worked as a Resource Specialist for STAR NET Region VI for the past 23 years. Her past work experience includes team teaching kindergarten children with severe communication disorders, consulting, and an inclusion facilitator in a school district. She has extensive experience consulting and mentoring in early childhood and elementary classrooms, day care sites, and Head Start programs. She is a trainer of trainers for Portfolios, ECERS-R, IELDS, Teaching Strategies GOLD, and Creative Curriculum 6th Edition.