Lara B. Paparo– Lara B. Paparo is an educator, literacy instructor for the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania. She has instructed teachers in the areas of reading, writing and literacy across the curriculum for 16 years through the Penn Literacy Network. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Franklin and Marshall College in 2004 in Government, and her Masters degree and Pennsylvania teaching certification from the University of Pennsylvania in 2006 in Secondary Education. She taught Social Studies at Penn Manor School District in Pennsylvania from 2006 to 2015. In her spare time, Lara enjoys photography, reading, and spending time with her family and 2 young children.