Teacher Board Member — Lori Roberts
Lori Roberts teaches first grade at Lambert Elementary in Manchester, Iowa. She has been teaching for 29 years. During that time, she taught kindergarten for 19 years and this will be her tenth year teaching first grade. Lori has a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Development from Luther College and a master’s degree in Elementary Education with a Reading emphasis from Viterbo University. Reading comprehension is a strong focus across all curricular areas of her classrooms. All literature—fiction and nonfiction alike—offer opportunities to teach and improve reading comprehension skills.