Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's in English Education from Illinois State University Master's Reading Specialist Degree from St. Xavier University Additional certifications: Spanish Social Science Language Arts
Genevieve Owens is a Reading Specialist (Interventionist) and Literacy Coach at Round Lake High School. Mrs. Owens works with students in small groups and/or one-on-one to provide reading support. She also provides individual coaching to staff members seeking to implement literacy strategies into their classes. Along with other Interventionists and administrators, Mrs. Owens helped to develop the current programs for academic intervention and staff literacy support, beginning over four years ago. Prior to this role, Mrs. Owens taught English for several years at Round Lake High School and language arts at the middle school level. Mrs. Owens enjoys spending time with her husband, who also works at RLHS, and their son, Parker. In her spare time, she also enjoys reading, yoga, coffee, and baking.