Educational Support - STEP
Bethany Connelly is a licensed BCBA who is entering her 4th year with the district and 2nd year at Academy. Bethany works with teams to explore each students individual strengths, needs, and values, to create the most well rounded and successful school experience possible. Bethany got her start in education as a para educator for special education. After falling in love with special education post college graduation, Bethany sought an opportunity to earn her license in teaching and was accepted into Teach for America. While teaching high school special education in Memphis, TN Bethany earned her masters in Education. Bethany moved to VT to be closer to home and start a family and made the decision to take the leap into behavior analysis after several years of teaching. In 2019 Bethany Completed Antioch's ABA program and earned her BCBA credential. She brings her classroom knowledge to her work, is an enthusiastic collaborator, and loves to share her love of music, animals, and creative play.