Tonia Percy provides workshops on the best practices in literacy instruction, assists teachers with curriculum development and standards alignment and offers on-site coaching for teachers and coaches in school districts throughout the country.
Her classroom at the Manhattan New School served as a lab site for teachers and researchers from across the US, Canada, Germany and Sweden. In 2012, Tonia was recognized with a Blackboard Award for Excellence in Education.
Tonia holds a Master's Degree from Teachers College with post- graduate coursework in Literacy Instruction, Special Education and Gifted Education. Tonia has facilitated teacher study groups on a variety of topics and has served as a mentor and guest lecturer to pre-service teachers from Teacher’s College, NYU, Adelphi University, Fordham University and Touro College.
Tonia is well known for her dynamic and engaging workshops, which give teachers practical strategies that can be easily implemented the very next day.