Lisa L. Vance

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Miss Lisa


B.S. - Educational Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

M.A. – Early Childhood/Special Education, West Hartford, CT


Teacher, Resource Room, Long Hill School, Shelton, CT

Teacher in self-contained classroom and residential setting, Unified School District #3, DMR – working with children three to five years old, Norfolk, CT

Teacher in Birth to Three Connecticut – Early Connections, Unified School #3, DMR, working with families, in their homes, in the Northwest Corner of Connecticut.

ABA teacher for the preschool program in Region 15, Middlebury/Southbury

Currently, I have been at Circle of Friends for 8 amazing years!

About Me

I live in beautiful Northwest Connecticut with my husband.   I enjoy reading, knitting, crocheting, sewing, painting, and of course hanging out with penguins.  I serve on the Principal’s Action Committee, Berry School and the Berry/Rockwell Professional Learning Committee. I am a Team Mentor for Connecticut’s Teacher Education and Mentoring Program.  I am involved in curriculum development for Circle of Friends.  I have been involved in Torrington Toastmasters, Toastmasters International for 20 years.