Mrs. Fairbanks received her Bachelor of Arts degree from VA Tech in Elementary Education/Curriculum and Instruction with endorsements in Reading and Early Childhood Development. she taught kindergarten for three years in Pulaski County Va,and First grade for 2 years in Prince William County before having three sons. In between children, Mrs. Fairbanks taught preschool and started her own tutoring business. she also taught a specialized reading program through Fairfax County for 3 years. She enjoys taking continuing education classes in reading and children’s writing. Mrs. Fairbanks believes “teaching reading at St. Timothy School for the past 7 years has been such a wonderful experience”. She learns as much from the students as they learn from her. She loves teaching Reading!