Rhonda Franz is the Managing Editor of Parenting Squad. She worked in the education field for almost a decade before taking an indefinite leave from teaching other people’s children to raise her own. Her writing emphasizes the opportunities parents have in everyday experiences to teach children life skills and reinforce classroom curriculum. Rhonda has a graduate degree in special education, and is a state-licensed educator and early childhood specialist. Born and raised in the city, she now lives in the woods of Northwest Arkansas with her husband and three children.