ExpertiseChildren's Book Author,Teaching Professional,Home Schooling Experience,Library Outreach Specialist
- Valdosta State University: Master of Library & Information Science
- Jones International University: Master of Education
- London Metropolitan University: Bachelor of Psychology and Ecological Sciences
Tara is a teacher who holds a Master’s degree in education and has spent several years working within public schools, private schools, and the homeschooling community. She specializes in Language Arts and currently holds teaching certificates from Georgia and Wyoming. She is also a Language Arts tutor for students from kindergarten to adult and especially enjoys teaching the art of writing.
Tara loves to take college classes to keep her literary skills current and is the proud recipient of a writing award from Northwest College, Wyoming.
Tara understands that there are many ways to educate a child and enjoys investigating and writing about all of them. After spending the last fourteen years raising and educating her own children, Tara knows that there are several (often lesser-known) homeschool, alternative, and mainstream educational opportunities that parents can take advantage of. She is dedicated to providing information that will assist parents and caregivers to make the best, informed decisions for the educational needs of their students.
Home Schooling Experience
Tara homeschooled her children and researched information on colleges, standardized test prep, scholarships, and loans. As with schools, there are many routes to a college education, and Tara relishes imparting information to parents about all these possibilities.
Children's Book Author
Tara loves writing for children. She is the author of Celtic Faery Tales: The Cats of the Lost City, published under the name Tara Prior. She understands the power of words and knows that children need good literature in order to succeed and grow in this information-rich world.
Library Outreach Specialist
Tara is also an Outreach Specialist with the Conyers-Rockdale library system where she assists with the organization of local authors’ expos and community meet-and-greets. She is dedicated to assisting lesser-known or self-published authors find a home for their writing within their community.
Connect With Tara Kunesh
If you'd like to connect with Tara, you can do it via her profile on LinkedIn.