School #8 Teacher of the Year

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“Teaching is inspiring students to teach themselves. My role is to guide students through their own personal learning journey.

  • Graduated Nutley High School 2001
  • Graduated Seton Hall University 2005
  • Bachelor of Science~Special Education
  • Bachelor of Science~Elementary Education
  • Preschool-3rd grade certification
  • Graduated Walden University 2007
  • M.A. in Education with concentration in Language Arts

Teaching 10 years in Belleville
~1 year as resource room teacher at School 8 and Middle School
~9 years as Primary Learning Disabilities teacher at School 8
~Extended School Year Program 5 years
~Preschool Summer Program teacher 3 years