Beth Schefelker is currently an instructor on the Strong Start Math Project. She currently works as an Elementary Mathematics Coach for South Milwaukee School District, supporting mathematics instruction in grades PreK – Grade 6. Previously, Beth worked for 29 years in Milwaukee Public Schools as a K-8 Mathematics Teaching Specialist and a classroom teacher. Beth was the 2016 recipient of the Wisconsin Mathematics Council Distinguished Mathematics Educator award, and the 2003 recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Beth is the current Secretary of the Executive Board for the Wisconsin Mathematics Council.