Welcome to the Reading Room!
From left to right: Judy Livingston, Lindsey Scanlon, and Marianne Rice
In the reading room we have 3 licensed reading specialists who are all passionate about helping students learn to read! We have dedicated hours and hours of time to learn all about the science of how children learn to read and we are excited to use that knowledge to help students and families grow!

Marianne Rice has been a Reading Intervention teacher at Wildwood school for 18 years. She is passionate about helping children experience the joy of reading. Her educational background includes a B.A. from Indiana University, and a Reading License from Hamline University.

Judy Livingston has had the pleasure of teaching reading at Wildwood for 17 years, but has taught for 20 years. She received her B.A. in elementary education from Mayville State University, her M.A. from Winona State, and her Reading License from St. Thomas. She has two children who attend school here in Mahtomedi.

Lindsey Scanlon has been teaching at Wildwood for 7 years and loves teaching language and literacy. Her educational background includes a B.A.from University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse and an M.A. and Reading License from Hamline University. 

Amy Diez is the educational paraprofessional in the Reading Room. She comes to us with a lot of background in reading and is passionate about the work she does!