Risa Wolfson

Risa Wolfson is an independent education consultant and a mathematics specialist at the Lawrence Hall of Science at the University of California, Berkeley. She has taught in public and private high schools and worked with a wide range of students including at-risk/dropout prevention, special needs, English language learners and gifted and talented. In addition to classroom experience in Florida and California, she has conducted professional development workshops for K-12 teachers in the San Francisco Bay Area and in New York City. Risa also is an experienced mentor and coach to middle and high school teachers, with a focus on strategies for engaging all learners.