Janie Larson 2008 Teacher of the Year. Ridgefield, CT staff member of the Ridgefield Schools for 40 years, and the Director and Founder of StudyWorks Educational Programs. She is a graduate of Framingham State College in Massachusetts, holds a master’s degree in School Counseling from the University of Bridgeport in CT. and earned a Sixth Year degree in Administration and Supervision from Southern Connecticut State University. Ms. Larson is currently serving as an adjunct professor, University Supervisor for Student teachers in social studies, at Western Connecticut State University and Drexel University, and tutors private clients in elementary, middle and high school in CT and NY. A passionate educator ready to make a difference!