Mariah Rankine-Landers is Alphabet Rockers Educational Advisor, designing curriculum and play-based learning activities for the classroom and home environments. She helps link our lyrics, messages and stories to Common Core and current educational standards. Mariah is a former Kindergarten and First Grade Teacher of 10 years. Mariah holds a BA in Anthropology from UC Santa Cruz and a MA in Equity and Social Justice in Education from SFSU. She now works for Alameda County Office of Ed as an Integrated Learning Specialist in supporting the goals of Arts Education.