Author, Educator and The Skills Connextion Founder Valerie Brown is Today’s Honoree

About the Book:

Supportive relationships create a firm foundation for children to grow. When parents and educators work together, they expand the base of support, and foster a positive environment that strengthens home and school communities. 

Build Them Up is a practical guide for parents, caregivers and educators that provides strategies to:

  • improve parent/child relationships
  • build self-esteeem and self confidence
  • identifies the benefits of collaborative support for children

About the Author:

Valerie has 30 years experience in the Red Clay School District, as a teacher and student advisor. She has a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Health and Physical Education and is  a Certified Trauma Professional. 

Over 15 years experience with Multi- Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) ,Social Emotional Learning (SEL) and Trauma Informed Practices. She has passion for building relationships and encouraging others.  

She enjoys music, reading and spending time with her husband and two adult children.

Visit for more information.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s