Special Education and Support Consultant
Leah Golfeyz is a creative, dynamic, and innovative special educator who joins SHEMESH after working previously at Ohr Chadash Academy as the Director of Special Education Services for grades K-8 and more recently as the Early Childhood Center Director. She also has been a professor of Instructional Design at Maalot-Gratz College and has taught in Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle and High School. Leah’s expertise includes coaching teachers on classroom management, differentiated instruction, and child-centered approaches to early childhood curriculum. Leah is an active member of NAEYC (National Association for the Education of the Young Child) and received training as a Hidden Sparks Coach, as well as in the Jewish New Teachers Project Administrator Training, Mariposa, and other empirically-based reading strategies such as Orton Gillingham, Phono Graphix, and Visualize and Verbalize. Leah holds a Master’s Degree in Special Education from Grand Canyon University.