Dr. Lenora Forsythe is Manager of Educational Proposals and Pursuits at Collaborative Classroom. She earned her Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in Reading from the University of Central Florida (UCF). Her research emphasized professional learning for elementary school literacy coaches. She earned her Master’s degree in Reading Education from Nova Southeastern University and her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education from UCF. Lenora has ten years of teaching experience at the elementary school level that includes literacy coaching and teaching first and third grades. Additionally, Lenora has spent five years teaching undergraduate elementary education courses that focus on literacy at UCF.