Dr. Denise Cato has served as the Director of Federal Programs for Camden County Schools for four years. Prior to, she served as the Coordinator for Special Education for 6 years. The past ten years of her professional life has been committed to supporting students through federal programs (Title I, II, IV, V, and IDEA). Her passion to ensure all students learn, experience success, graduate and perform to his/her highest potential has been her life's dream for 28 years. Removing barriers to learning is instrumental in student growth. Dr. Cato believes implementing ineffective interventions are barriers. Therefore, she is committed to sharing what she has learned along the journey of identifying effective tools, research and processes to select impactful practices.