Maureen Durkin O’Connell is in her 23rd year of teaching at the Paul F. Doyon Memorial School in Ipswich, MA. For the past five years she has served as Math Specialist. Prior to that she taught grades 2 and 3. She has an A.B. from Smith College in Education and Child Study and her M.A. in Education of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired from Gallaudet University where she worked as a training specialist. She is an eternal optimist, a life long learner, autism advocate and proud mother of two. Maureen is dedicated to making math irresistible.