Martha Barfield is blessed to be starting her sixth year at GRACEPOINT. Martha is teaching reading and science for grades 1-3. She has a degree in Early Childhood Education from Kennesaw State and is a classroom certified Reading teacher with the Academy of Orton Gillingham. Martha is also certified in the Wilson Reading System. She previously taught in a private school for students with learning disabilities and spent many years as a private reading tutor. She was inspired by her son, who struggled with reading, to learn how to teach and to encourage those with dyslexia. Martha is passionate about hands-on and discovery learning in science and took part in the Math Science Partnership (MSP) program at Kennesaw State in 2016. She desires to promote curiosity and to inspire a love of science. Most importantly, Martha desires to impart God's love to her students as they learn. She and her husband live in Woodstock.