Heidi Sobotka, M.Ed.

Heidi Sobotka, M.Ed. At the time "Bird Watching and Bird Habitats" and "Pond and Stream Habitats" were first published, Ms. Sobotka taught second grade at Pleasant Valley Elementary School in Portland, Oregon. Her teaching experience included four years of special education as an elementary resource room teacher as well as teaching third grade and a second/third grade blended classroom. She collaborates with classroom teachers using variations of the activities included in her books. Before working as a special education resource room teacher she spent a year and a half as an instructional assistant in an early intervention program for high need students in Washington County, Oregon.