Professional Learning Facilitator
Patricia “Trish” McGarry is a talented elementary education professional with 40 years of experience. Trish’s career spanned 35 years in the Phoenixville Area School District; 25 years as an elementary classroom teacher and 10 years as a math coach.
Currently, Trish has 3+ years of experience as a Professional Learning Consultant for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. She is an expert in Singapore Math pedagogy and Math in Focus curriculum. In addition, she has designed and presented instructional strategies programs for NCTM / PCTM conferences; CCIU, Immaculata University and NASA joint workshops.
Mrs. McGarry holds a BS in Elementary Education from Shippensburg University and an ME in the same discipline. She has received numerous awards including being a Citadel of Learning finalist for Chester County, Phoenixville Area School District Technology Leadership Award, Pennsylvania Jaycees Outstanding Young Educator nominee and US Junior Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Program Manager.