Barbara Lucas is known as Dr. Barb. She does the work of teacher, author, storyteller and artist.
She taught in traditional classrooms for many years. Today, she teaches online only.
Both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees are in elementary education. She has had training in Montessori, High Scope and VIPKid curriculums and TESOL(teacher of English to speakers of other languages).
She has also studied storytelling, story writing, journaling, and using images and artist’s marks in writing.
Recently, she completed Intentional Creativity Coach training. Intentional Creativity is using art and language in a purposeful way to examine a question or problem.
Dr. Barb teaches Intentional Creativity Coach techniques in her journaling and other writing classes.
Her goal is for students to be relaxed, to have fun and to learn lots while learning to effectively communicate via the written word.
She lives in the United States with her six cats and bountiful garden.