Mrs. Natalie Gallagher earned her Masters Degree in Mathematics Education in 2005 at Buffalo State College and Bachelor of Science Degree, along with Secondary Teaching Certification in 2002 at SUNY Geneseo. Mrs. Gallagher started teaching in January 2003 at Lewiston-Porter High School. Her research interests include cooperative learning teaching strategies as well as how to foster learners with a growth mindset. She has truly enjoyed the time spent in the Master Teacher Program and continues to share and learn with the other teachers in the Program as well as sharing with other teachers in the area. Natalie currently teaches Algebra at Grand Island High School. Natalie loves spending time with her three daughters and husband (another mathematics teacher in the Master Teacher Program).