Certification: English & Math Secondary Education, K-12 Special Education
Activities: Wrestling, Inter-Fraternity Council, Tau Kappa Epsilon, Rotary Club, Study Buddies
Hometown: Port Jervis, N.Y.
High School: Port Jervis Area High School
Most Influential Professor: Dr. Darby Lewes is the reason I believe I can make an English lesson enjoyable for high school students. She is truly one of the most knowledgeable and compassionate individuals I have ever met; and her teaching strategies are priceless.
Favorite Class: When you come to visit campus, stop by B203, the education lab in the Academic Center – someday I hope my classroom looks just like it!
On Student Teaching: The faculty go out of their way to make sure you’re matched with a co-op teacher and classroom suitable to your interests and abilities. South Williamsport High School is a perfect fit for me!
Advice: Take advantage of the Special Education Certification, it’s a smart career move. Your resume will go to the top of the pile as you apply for jobs.