Barbara Lucas is known as Dr. Barb. She does the work of teacher, author, gardener, 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.
She has studied storytelling, story writing, journaling, using images and artist’s marks, and painting.
Recently, she completed Intentional Creativity Coach training. Intentional Creativity is using art and language in a purposeful way to examine a question or problem.
Her goal is for students to be relaxed, to have fun and to learn lots.
She offers classes in English language writing skills. She especially loves teaching journaling and teaching how to use images and artist marks to create first drafts of stories.
She lives in the United States with her six cats and bountiful garden.