Kerry Nugent will be entering her seventh year as a special education teacher at Clara Barton Elementary School in Oxford, MA in the fall of 2022. She holds her Master’s Degree in Moderate Disabilities (Pre-K – 8) from Worcester State University, as well as her Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education (1-6) from Roger Williams University. She has a strong background in teaching students on the Autism spectrum, as well as students with other cognitive, developmental, and behavioral needs. Kerry has her introductory course completed through Wilson Language Training, and she will continue the training during the 2022-2023 school year as she becomes an inclusion reading teacher. Aside from teaching, Kerry loves spending time on Cape Cod at the beach with her husband Jesse and her dog Ron.