Ms. Massanelli has a B.S. (Elementary Education) from the Universiy of South Florida in Tampa and an M.A. (Reading) from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She also has an Eds. (Reading) from UALR and is a PhD (Reading) Student at UALR. She is working on her dissertation, completing her research at Jefferson. She is certified 1-6th and a Reading Specialist for K-12. She has a National Board Teacher Certification in Literacy : Reading-Language Arts. She has been teaching in the LRSD for 24 years in both 6th Grade, 1st Grade and as a Literacy Coach. She is also the Supervising Teacher of Interns & Field Students for UALR as well as a Certified Pathwise Mentor for New Teachers. In 2015, Nathalie recieved the LRSD Elementary Teacher of the Year Award!
Her birthday is December 3rd. Ms. Massanelli loves reading and traveling as well as dining at Little Rock local establishments like Big Orange, Brave New and ZaZa's. Her preferred gift cards are Target, Gap, Dillard's and Loft.