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Carly Bedard M.A.Ed.

Orange County Department of Education
SEL Program Specialist
Carly Bedard M.A.Ed has over 20 years experience in the field of education. She formerly taught as an early childhood teacher, and served as a program director for eight years. Carly has provided training and coaching to Orange County district and school teams for the past six years. She currently works as a Program Specialist with the Orange County Department of Education, supporting Social Emotional Learning in Preschool-12th Grade Classrooms.  In addition to her work in Orange County, and across the state, Carly has supported schools in Cambodia, India, and Guatemala with professional learning.  She is passionate about equipping educators, leaders, students, and families with the skills and supports necessary to foster a positive school climates where all students and adults can thrive.

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." -Nelson Mandela