The “Gardeners” at Secret Garden Educational Pathways are specialists in their field. They are trained and hold teacher certificates in research-based methods and curricula to give you the professional help you need.
The primary specialist and founder is Margaret Walsh. Margaret graduated with a Bachelor’s in Liberal Arts from Thomas Aquinas College. She was trained and worked at Lindamood Bell Learning Processes during her summers between college. She pursued further specialized training and education with Equipping Minds and is a certified instructor of the Equipping Minds therapy program. She is a kind and understanding teacher, while at the same time encouraging high standards, and loves to have fun with and see her students succeed.
*She is currently working on her Master’s in Special Education.
Greta McCann, one of our core teachers, is working on her Bachelor’s in History and Theology at Benedictine. Having been trained in Lindamood Bell Learning Processes and Equipping Minds, she is currently working on becoming certified in the Barton Reading and Spelling system. She understands the difficulties encountered with learning disabilities and the importance of patience and positive reinforcement when overcoming them. Greta is an optimistic teacher whose role is to see every student succeed.