“I’m one pair of hands for a hundred pairs of kids” ft. Karen Carlson-Oriotis

By Stephen G Hurley

Host Stephen Hurley scans the education ecosystem, looking for the people and ideas that are starting to change the way we think about teaching, learning, schools and communities

Karen Carlson-Oriotis is a Special Education Assistant with the York Region District School Board. Although she works specifically with two kindergarten students, she can be pulled from those responsibilities at any time to deal with challenges that other students may be having during the day.

Karen presents a very realistic picture of the work she does, and an even more compelling reason for doing it.