Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Melissa Robertson is an outstanding educator, consultant, and national speaker, who is known for her highly practical approaches to strengthening co-teaching on behalf of students. With over 25 years of experience as a co-teacher, Melissa has an extraordinary passion for special education and inclusive practices, and shares her practical strategies with educators in order to see improving outcomes for students. Melissa's approach is based on student strengths and the perspective that all students deserve to have a sense of belonging and high levels of academic achievement.
Melissa is the author of CO-TEACHING: Effective Strategies for the Successful Co-Taught, Inclusive Classroom, the digital resource handbook available for every participant. Through her engaging seminars and work as a consultant, Melissa is committed to sharing exemplary inclusive practices for strengthening co-teaching to better meet students' needs.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"It is clear that Melissa has a strong background in the areas of co-teaching and inclusive practices. She makes the topics so easy to understand. I can't wait to get started!"
"This seminar had a ton of valuable material. It was very rich in content and really made you think and evaluate as an instructor. Will try some of these ideas out for next school year."
"This thoughtful seminar helped me really understand what inclusive practices are and how they are for all students!"
"Melissa is an engaging and dynamic presenter. Her years of experience have given me countless new ideas to take back to my classroom."