Teacher, Hartford Public Schools

2015 – Present

2019 – Present – Global Communications Academy and Bulkeley High School (District-wide high school reconstruction required schedule change)

    • AP Literature and Composition
    • AP Computer Science Principles
    • Exploring Computer Science 

2016 – 2019 – Global Communications Academy
10th Grade English, 7th Grade English, HS Computer Science

    • Global’s 10th Grade achieved district-highest growth in Reading on the PSAT in 2019. 
    • Students averaged 10-20 point growth on district assessments 2016-2018.
    • Technology lead for the building.  Attracted $50,000 grant for technology repairs. 
    • Implemented AP Computer Science Principles
    • Wrote a successful $2,000 grant to buy tablets for class use.  
    • Trained staff in Power Teacher Pro
    • Implemented Google Classroom at the school level.  

2015-2016 – Burr Community School
6th Grade Language Arts.  75% of students met goal on district assessments.  (NWEA MAP) (Move forced by budget constraints)