All of our after-school instructors are dedicated teachers with something meaningful to share with our children. They embody the Woods' Mission, which is to empower students to achieve their full potential in academics and in all areas of their lives.

Carmen Wood

Carmen Wood is an elementary physical education teacher at Woods. She has also been coaching various sports at Woods for four years. She loves working with children to develop their overall health through physical activity.  Carmen's goal is to see development and growth in all areas; she also loves some good old fashion physical competition in games and sports, where everyone has fun! 

Emily Behr

Emily Behr, RYT-200 and trained Kids Yoga teacher, has been teaching yoga for over 6 years. In Emily's classes, kids of all ages enjoy movement and mindfulness through classes specifically curated for the age-group. Learn basic yoga elements through age-appropriate breath-work techniques, games, storytelling, and creative visualization, all approached in a fun, exciting way!

Taylor Transue

My name is Taylor Transue. I am the mother of two great girls- Ellie and Lucy Poitras. I love being a mom and I love doing lots of activities with my girls. We like to run, ride bikes, swim, play sports, and spend lots of time outside! We have two dogs named Honey Jane and Bea, 6 pet hens, and two pet rabbits.