Lisa M. Dabbs M.Ed.
Edutopia blogger, educational coach and consultant

Lisa M. Dabbs M.Ed (@teachingwthsoul on Twitter) is an educational coach and consultant, a wife, and a mom. She's a regular blogger at Edutopia.org, and the facilitator of Edutopia's New Teacher Connections group, and is the founder of #ntchat on Twitter. She began her career as a kindergarten teacher, and was promoted to Project Director of a language and literacy program. She then served as an elementary school principal for 14 years. Most recently, she worked with Kaplan K-12 Educational Corporation as a Middle School Instructional Literacy Coach in Los Angeles Unified School District.