Kristina Wade taught in South Carolina before returning to the area and joining the team at GLCPS in 2017. She is a Special Education Reading Support Specialist, and Speech and Language Pathology Assistant. Ms Wade is a trained instructor in the Orton Gillingham instructional program for struggling readers. She also worked in the Wareham school district. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Special Education with a concentration in communication disorders from Bridgewater State University, and a Master''s degree in Special Education from the College of Charleston. Ms. Wade is a member of the Council for Exceptional Children.