Linda, Ph.D. works as a drama teacher, teaching artist, professor and international consultant. She specializes in training educators to integrate the arts across the curriculum having worked with thousands of teachers. She has contributed to the field as a writer for the new national Drama standards in the U.S., a leader of Education Abroad courses for teachers, and presenter at the International Drama in Education Conferences in Paris and Hong Kong. Dr. Krakaur earned a doctorate in Teacher Education and a bachelors in English Education from the University of Maryland (USA). She holds a masters with first class honors in Drama in Education, from Trinity College (Dublin).