With a BS in Early Childhood Education, a Masters in Education, as well as, many hours of training, Big Joe has the qualifications to present workshops to parents and teachers that are both effective and informative. Along with his educational background, Big Joe also has a wealth of field experience, with 8 years as a preschool teacher and director and 18 years as a professional storyteller. This experience has given him knowledge few presenters have, making his workshops a valuable asset to all those who take part.