Sonia Milrod, MEd

Professional Development Specialist for Literacy at Mayerson Academy
Sonia Milrod, Mayerson Academy

Sonia Milrod joined the Mayerson Academy staff in 2007 as the literacy professional development specialist, bringing a rich background in literacy education, curriculum development and teacher in-service professional learning. She began her career in the Los Angeles Unified School District (7–9) where she was recognized as a Teacher of the Year and became a secondary language arts coach working with teachers in 17 high schools. Sonia has held teaching and leadership roles with Jefferson County Schools, Kentucky; Kentucky Department of Education; and Campbell County Schools, Kentucky; and served as the assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction for Mason City Schools, Ohio. She worked as a consultant with Battelle for Kids and was a member of the national faculty of Modern Red School House, providing curriculum support and literacy training for teachers across the country. At Mayerson Academy, Sonia facilitates the IDA-accredited Science of Reading Partnership with Mount St. Joseph University; Mayerson Academy’s IMSLEC-Accredited Orton-Gillingham Multisensory Reading Program, along with many other literacy courses.