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Lorena Kelly is an assistant principal in Virginia Beach, Virginia. She began her career in education as an elementary teacher.
After 9 years of teaching, she became an instructional specialist. Her interest in curriculum, specifically literacy, led to a position as a language arts curriculum coordinator. She used this opportunity to work with colleagues and partners to enhance learning for all students. She continues to follow her dreams by returning to a school as a school-level administrator.
Kelly holds a PhD in education with a concentration in educational leadership. Her interests include literacy, finance, and policy. Currently, she is focusing on literacy and job-embedded professional development to support teachers as they strive to help all students reach their maximum potential.
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