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Meet staff member Linsey Connarton

Photo of Barringer Road special education teacher Linsey ConnartonHi! My name is Linsey Connarton. I am a special education teacher at Barringer Road. This is my first year with the district but have been teaching for 6 years.

What do you like best about what you do?

Seeing the enthusiasm and excitement the students display when they arrive at school and throughout the day.

What event here at Central Valley CSD has made/makes a difference to you personally and in your career?

This is my first year working for Central Valley CSD. I am honored to become part of a caring school community.

What former jobs have you held?

I have worked at Eckerd, Junior Junction Daycare, and the Family Nurturing Center.

Where were you educated?

I attended Herkimer County Community College, the State University at Oneonta, and Touro School of Education and Psychology.

Where have you lived?

I grew up in Frankfort and currently live in Herkimer.

If you could do anything on a weekend, what would you do?

I would go to camp and spend time with my family.

What book and/or author are you currently reading?

Rain Girl by Gavi Kreslehner

If we were to listen to your iPod or sound system, what would be playing?

I would be playing Sarah Bareilles or Joss Stone music.

What is your favorite television show/movie/actor?

My favorite movie is Beaches.

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?

Fiji to see the beautiful scenery and go scuba diving.

What one thing would you share that people might not know about you?

I have been involved with dance most of my life.