Originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Cassidy lived and taught in Baltimore City from 2005-2015. She has taught grades1-3. She is excited to be a part of ARE! She has a brother that lives in Denver and is the reason she made the move out here. She has a pug/beagle/dachshund mix named Maggie, and both have been enjoying all the walking trails in the area. Her favorite kid books to read are Sideways Stories from Wayside School and Because of Winn Dixie. Outside of ARE, she enjoys traveling and exploring new places. Favorite color: blue Favorite food: seafood pasta Class website: https://sites.google.com/adams12.org/msbonifas/home Advice to students:Turn your cants into cans and your dreams into plans.