Katy Lernihan graduated with honors from Longwood University, earning her Master’s Degree in education with a K – 12 special education certification as well as a K – 6 general education certification. During her graduate school internship, she worked as an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist. Following her internship, she accepted a position as a special education teacher in Arlington Public Schools (APS). The resources available at APS allowed for Katy to begin integrating technology into her classroom and she received national press for her use of technology for individuals with disabilities. Katy is now the Online Community Manager at The Arc.