Mrs. Linda Miller is currently completing her twenty-second year in teaching. She is a lecturer with the Department of Elementary Education at Towson University. Mrs. Miller currently teaches in the Level 1 program and she serves as an FYE Advisor, working with freshmen to make their transition to college seamless. Prior to her university appointment, the Baltimore City Public School System employed Mrs. Miller for ten years. In addition to spending seven years as a classroom teacher, she served three years as an Instructional Support Teacher with three reconstituition-eligible schools in Baltimore City, and as an Educational Specialist, responsible for training all of the new teachers for the entire city school system. Mrs. Miller earned her undergraduate degree in elementary education from Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania and her M.ED in elementary education with a concentration in administration and supervision from Towson State University. She also continues coursework beyond her Masters and to keep current with the trends in education. Mrs. Miller has presented at several regional conferences, as well as conferences in South Carolina, Kentucky and Florida. She is also a teacher consultant with the Maryland Writing Project and is a Praxis 1 Writing Teacher, teaching at three sites in the Baltimore-Washington area.