Dr. Hraha has over 25 years of experience in education, 19 of which in Montessori. She has experience in educational leadership, teacher education, professional development and social emotional learning (SEL). Sarah’s passion for SEL started when she was a teacher. As she taught SEL skills to her students, she observed a significant positive change in the children, herself and the overall classroom environment. Sarah then pursue her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from Adler University in Chicago and to lead school-wide SEL. Sarah studied the CARE program for her dissertation. She is currently the Director of Social Emotional Learning at a Montessori school in Denver, Colorado and a child and family psychotherapist.