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Allison Coveney

(Ms. Coveney)

Location Pin Location Pin Fairfax Station VA

Hey, I'm Allison

Hmmm? My story? That is too much to tell. Here are the highlights and the most important parts.

1) I am a Mom. My kids are "old" now but when they when they were younger I recognized that they each learned differently. The teachers were saying one thing but I…

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Hmmm? My story? That is too much to tell. Here are the highlights and the most important parts.

1) I am a Mom. My kids are "old" now but when they when they were younger I recognized that they each learned differently. The teachers were saying one thing but I saw something totally different at home as far as skills and abilities. Why was that? It peaked my interest.

2) Fast forward several years to a point I was very unsatisfied with my job. I had an "aha" moment and decided to change careers to teaching. So here I am!! My aim is to truly make a difference in my students' lives.

I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn. - Albert Einstein”

Halley Elementary School

Location Pin Fairfax Station, VA

20 Students

2nd Grades

6 Years experience

Since 2014


What will the funds be used for

I am changing grades this year from 5th to 2nd. The needs and resources are slightly different. I would like to be able to prepare a comfortable learning environment for my students with lots of current books, math manipulatives, flexible seating ane more.