Maria has spent 20 years developing techniques to support guided reading and writing in the classroom. She has also created materials to support differentiated learning. Maria has worked as a consultant, staff development coordinator, and national workshop presenter. She believes in sharing information that will refresh and motivate the reflective teacher.
"Maria was so down to earth and easy to relate to. She made it so realistic and informative! Thanks. "
"Maria Banks showed her love for what she does. What a motivational session this was! Great job! "
"Maria offered a wonderful workshop for those beginning as well as those experienced with a writing workshop. She has an excellent speaking voice. I loved it! "