Testimonials

Thank you so much for continuing to think about my kids even after you left here.

Pam, Literacy Coach
Mt. Pleasant, NY

The teachers are interested in this genre and have noticed how motivated the children are as well.

Rosanne, Literacy Coach
Mt. Pleasant, NY

Your workshop was an extremely productive and informative educational experience for me. It provided me with essential skills and resources that I could take back to my classroom the next day. My students are already reaping the benefits of all that I learned from you.

Robyn, Grade 1 teacher
New York, NY

I enjoyed your presentation today.  I look forward to incorporating many of the ideas you shared into my lessons.  The hand-out you shared with us is also a great reference. Thank you.

Gina Grade 3 teacher
Mt Pleasant, NY

I feel so energized! Thanks for your wealth of wisdom. My whole program is being rocked (for the better) Your visits are so rich and full of meaning, great ideas—wish you were here daily

Grace, Grade 6 teacher
Wyckoff, NJ

Thanks for a most informative workshop today. You gave us some wonderful ideas

Grade 4 teachers
Paramus, NJ

Thanks for a wonderful workshop today!  The teachers were energized and enthused- with strategies that they will certainly use

Elaine, Principal
Paramus, NJ

Thanks for a wonderful Day! The teachers were so positive about their experience with you. They are already planning to implement some new ideas.

Marianne, Principal
Brooklyn, NY

Looking forward to meeting with you again.  I always learn something great!

Joan, Grade 6 teacher
Wyckoff, NJ

I just wanted to take the time to tell you how much I truly enjoyed the guest speaker on Tuesday. It was very inspirational and made me extremely excited to become a teacher.  It has strengthened my belief that teachers can make a difference!

Undergraduate Teaching Student Montclair University
Montclair, NJ

Thanks for yet another informative and enlightening workshop.  I look forward to the next.

Grade 5 teacher
Fairview, NJ

As I might have predicted you were a huge hit! Everyone left wanting time with Shelly Klein – Congratulations!

Principal
Cliffside Park, NJ

I thought the presenter was wonderful, personable — well-prepared and a wonderful speaker.  I felt I could change some of my approaches.

Moonachie Teachers
Moonachie, NJ

Thanks Shelly! I always love our meetings; you leave me with so much to think about!

Lori, Grade 8 teacher
Wyckoff, NJ

Thank you for all of your support and time.  You really are quite an impressive teacher/colleague.

Judy, Grade 3 teacher
Irvington, NY

Just wanted to “thank you” for our workshop yesterday.  I was a part of the morning session (grade 2) and I have to say that I find you inspiring and a breath of fresh air.  What a find Lori made in discovering you.

Grade 4 teacher
Mahwah, NJ

I hope we will be scheduled to meet with you again soon…until then I am all set and anxious to begin poetry. Thanks again,

Kimberly, Grade 1 teacher
Mahwah, NJ

I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for a wonderful learning experience the past 2 days. I came away with so many useful ideas and materials. I am inspired to implement them to enhance and strengthen my teaching.

Allison, Grade 3 teacher
Wyckoff, NJ

Thank you Shelly, you’re a true expert. I look forward to working with you this school year

Julie, Grade 4 teacher
Edgemont, NY

Thank you, Shelly, for your wonderful work this year. We look forward to working with you again next year.

JoAnn, Principal
Rye, NY

The Literacy Institute was fabulous! I feel so inspired and can’t wait to put so many things into practice. Thank you for inviting the teachers from Ridge Street to join.

Karen, Grade 2 teacher
Rye Brook, NY

Thank you for putting together a great day for my staff.

Jim, Principal
Rye, NY

Great session today; always amazing watching you!

Lisa, Grade 2 teacher
Rye Brook, NY

Thank you for all you do. Our teachers have a great deal of respect for you and the knowledge that you bring to the school. I don’t know if you see how they look at you while you are talking, but they are totally engaged.

Mr. B, Principal
Bloomfield, NJ

I just wanted to say that I, along with all the other 4th grade teachers, truly appreciate all the work that you did within my classroom. We continue to to talk about how helpful and informative the lessons were within the classroom. It was rejuvenating to myself and the other teachers that I have talked with since the lesson.

Brian, Grade 5 teacher
West Milford, NJ

YOU WERE AMAZING! I received tons of positive feedback!! Love working with you!

Carol, Principal
Edgemont NY

I thought of you today.. I was thinking about all the things I know how to do that I had no idea how to do last year… thank you so much for your guidance and support!!

Debbie, Kindergarten Teacher
Edgemont, NY