Dr. Laura McCusker began her career in education as an ELA teacher, became a reading specialist and researcher into professional learning, and after a decade in the classroom is now an educational administrator at Lincoln Intermediate Unit 12 in south central Pennsylvania. She serves as a literacy consultant and coach, and leads school improvement and equity work for her local schools. She is also the current membership chair for the International Literacy Association’s Technology in Literacy Education special interest group (TILESIG). Dr. McCusker believes that equitable literacy instruction should be a moral imperative for the entire educational field. Follow her on Twitter @mccusker105.