"Continually practice each critical skill at more challenging levels with the intention of mastering it."
- Kelly Harmon
Kelly Harmon's two decades of experience and passion for at risk learners have led her from teaching to leadership roles to her position at Learning Sciences International. Her book Practicing Skills, Strategies, & Processes: Classroom Techniques to Help Students Develop Proficiency provides explicit steps for teaching students to use new knowledge and processes swiftly and accurately.
More than 20 years ago, Kelly Harmon, MEd, began teaching. Her first class was composed of at-risk learners. That began a life-long passion for increasing all student achievement with a very special focus on those students most at risk. Her two decades of experience and passion have led her from teaching to leadership roles to her position at Learning Sciences International, where she makes a difference in students’ lives every day by supporting teacher effectiveness. She earned her master’s degree at University of Texas, San Antonio.