What is Reading Recovery? The reading lab serves primarily first grade students with thereading recovery program as well as kindergarten and second grade students who need extra help in reading. Reading recovery is a short-term early intervention that provides extra help for students who are having some reading difficulties.

Monica Hunter

Hi, my name is Monica Hunter. I started teaching at Crawford Elementary in 1989 after graduating from Arkansas Tech University. I taught second grade for eight years and then moved to reading recovery. I enjoy shopping and spending time with my family.

Lisa Bowden

Hi, my name is Lisa Bowden and I am so excited to teach in my new role as Reading Interventionist this year! Prior to this year I completed 33 years of teaching as a Kindergarten Teacher at crawford. I graduated from Arkansas Tech University in 1987 and my favorite things include spending time with family, at church, camping and the cheering on the Arkansas Razorbacks!