Valerie Marchionno is the Special Education Teacher support services (SETSS) provider and coordinator. Valerie received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications and Advertising from Iona College in New Rochelle New York and her Masters of Science Degree in Childhood and Special Education from Bank Street College of Education in New York, New York. Valerie posses three New York State Teaching Certifications in Special Education, Grades 1 through 6, General Education, grades 1 through 6, and Early Childhood Students with Disabilities, birth thru second grade. Prior to joining Family Life Academy Charter School, Valerie held pedagogical positions with the Yonkers School District , The Windward School in White Plains New York and The Cooke Center for Learning and Development in New york , New York. Additionally Valerie has provided early intervention service and privately tutors children with learning disabilities.