Hello!  My name is Siobhan Carpenter and I am the primary teacher for The Children's P.L.A.C.E. at the Pompton Lakes School District.  


    I would like to take this opportunity to tell you a little about myself.  I hold dual certifications in General and Special Education and am pursuing myMaster’s in Special Education at Caldwell College.  I have ten years experience working in avariety of settings, including both general and special educationclassrooms.  My strengths, paired withthe bulk of my experiences, have been in classrooms and school settings thatutilizes ABAprinciples to teach children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and relateddisabilities.  I have two children of myown, aged 10 and 11, who have been my inspiration.  I have a daughter who is diagnosed on theAutism Spectrum and receives special education services, so I value theimportance of individualized and specialized instruction.  One of my favorites quotes is “There is abrilliant child locked inside every student.” 

    I amlooking forward to working with you and your child to make this year asuccessful one.  If you have anyquestions or concerns, feel free to call or e-mail at the number and addressbelow.