Erica Giron is a Special Education teacher with endorsements in the areas of Emotional Impairments, Learning Disabilities and Language Arts. She is a proud graduate from Western Michigan University’s College of Education. Her experience in teaching is at the middle and high school level in Battle Creek, Kalamazoo and Albion. Erica taught as a Special Educator and as an English teacher for Battle Creek Public Schools. She has also taught at Starr Albion Prep, a residential treatment facility in Albion, MI where she worked with students who are in the programs of Abuse and Neglect, Juvenile Justice, and Sexually Reactive Youth. Erica has served as a volunteer and mentor with Speak It Forward, Inc. for the past 6 years helping youth across the country get their voices heard through spoken word poetry.
Erica was born and raised in New Jersey until she was 13 years old when she made the decision to move to Michigan with the goal of getting to know her father. She has happily lived in the Kalamazoo area ever since. Her passion for trauma and resiliency comes from personal experiences in her past and wanting to give back in a way that people in her life gave for her. Erica is able to train not only from an educated perspective, but from the lens of someone who has had similar experiences in her own life.
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