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Maria Carandas

Email:      Phone:  713.726.3630
Math Interventionist
 Bachelors of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies, University of HoustonMasters in Curriculum and Instruction, University of Houston 
Certifications:  EC- 4 General Education; GT & ESL Certification
Professional Experiences:  Kolter Elementary School 2006 – Present
Hobbies - Interests:  My husband and I stay busy with our children. We enjoy time with our friends and neighbors. I enjoy watching the Houston Rockets.

Whitney Cotton

Email:      Phone:  713.726.3630
Reading Specialist
 I’m originally from New Orleans but spent most of my childhood here in Houston. I graduated with my bachelor's degree from The University of Houston (Go COOGS!) and completed my Master’s Degree in reading at the University of Texas at Arlington. 
Certifications:  EC - 6 Generalist, English as a Second Language, and Reading by Design (Dyslexia program)
Professional Experiences:  
Hobbies - Interests:  My husband and I have two kids Deion (6) and Jaycee (4). We love all things sports, and frequently cheer for the New Orleans Saints, Houston Cougars of course 😊