Chapter Links Meet Melissa Porfirio 2014 Virginia Teacher of the Year & National Teacher of the Year Finalist

Melissa is an extraordinary first grade teacher at Crestwood Elementary School in Fairfax County and a member of the Virginia Teacher of the Year Network. She is the author of the foreword in Teaching is Tough!

I - “Ready, Set - Teach!” II- “Creating a  Classroom Community” HOME III- “The Teacher Toolbox” IV- “Forging Parent  Partnerships &  Community Connections” V- “Professionalism 101” VI - Professional Library  “Must Haves”