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Mrs. Terry Merchant

Welcome to the Resource Room!  I would like to tell you a little bit about myself.

:) I grew up in Pelham, New York.

:) From the time I was little, I knew I wanted to become a teacher.
:) I have a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education and a Masters's Degree in Special Education. I am also an LDT-C.
:) I began my career teaching first and third grade in the South Bronx and Harlem.
:) This is my twentieth year teaching special education at Brookside School. 
:) I have been a resident of Allendale for over thirty years. 
:) Both my son and daughter attended Allendale schools.
:) I am a vegetarian.
:) I love dogs!
:) I enjoy working in my garden.
:) My favorite place to go and relax is the beach on the end of Long Island.
:) Family means everything to me.
:) I am thankful to live and work in the beautiful town of Allendale.