Our Extraordinary Teachers

Melissa Oddi-Morrison


Visual & Creative Arts & Yoga

Melissa is a talented artist who has been an art educator for 21 years. She is also a  certified yoga instructor.  She founded The Heart In Art as an inclusive environment dedicated to inspiring & supporting students with challenges.

Kathryn Schofield


Music, Movement, Academic Tutoring

Kathy has been teacher for 36 years. Her diverse experience in elementary & early childhood education, and music includes in-depth abilities with mild, moderate & severe special needs. She has Master’s degree in special education from Simmons College.

Tim Maxwell


Music Classes & Lessons

Timothy is a freelance musician/educator who has been teaching & performing for a decade.  His musical talents include piano & percussion.  Tim has extensive experience working with students of varying physical & cognitive disabilities.  

Cidalia Pina


Art & Nature Sciences

Cidalia has a background in Art, Horticulture & Nature Sciences, with a focus on ecology. She spends much of her time encouraging the exploration of science & art as platforms for engaging children and getting them excited about learning. 

Kerin Thrasher, Vicki Weiners, Meg Needham & Britt Sayward


Yoga & Healing Arts

Meg Needham is a Kripalu yoga certified,  hatha & vinyasa teacher.
Britt Sayward is an experienced Buti-yoga teacher.

Kerin Thrasher is a Reiki Practitioner & Certified Personal Trainer and yoga teacher.

Vicki Weiners is an avid & enthusiastic, certified yoga instructor.