Allison currently teaches French at the Marion Cross School in Norwich, VT, and is passionate about providing her students of all ages with comprehensible input. She relishes the opportunity of working with multiple age groups and loves her students and having fun, playing with stuffies, and encouraging circumlocution. This school year Allison is teaching kindergarten and first, second, fourth, and sixth grades. She loves to share with other teachers and blogs about her classroom experiences and ideas at cicanteach.com. Allison holds a BA from Williams College and MAs from Middlebury College and the University of Mississippi. She served as Co-President of the Vermont Foreign Language Association (VFLA) from 2012-2018 and was named VFLA Teacher of the Year in 2019.