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John S.
Middle School Principal
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About John
I have been in education for over 30 years, working in both private/independent schools and a public charter school. I grew up in Philadelphia, moved to Maryland to get my Masters Degree, and have since moved to rural North Carolina.
Teaching Experience
I have taught in five different schools, starting in a small private school outside of Philadelphia in 1985. I have taught Science, English, Math, History, technology, and Phys. Ed. over the years, and I've even taught a little Spanish as a substitute when teachers are sick. I have spent the last five years in administration, coaching teachers and planning and facilitating teacher training. In particular, the last fifteen years I have been working at a KIPP school. KIPP is a network of public charter schools that has at its heart a...
Education
St. John's College
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Master's Degree
1992 - 1995
Franklin and Marshall College
American Studies
Bachelor's Degree
1981 - 1985
Work Experience
KIPP Gaston College Preparatory (Public Charter School), Co-Principal
2002 - 2017
See above.
The Key School, Annapolis, Maryland, History and English Teacher (and department chair)
1993 - 2001
Key School is known for its student centered/project based approach to education, As a result, over the course of 8 years at the school I gained extensive experience in developing and implementing lessons that were engaging and appropriate for students of all levels in a class.
Chestnut Hill Academy, Reading Teacher
1989 - 1992
I taught reading and writing to 6th graders. I put a strong emphasis on developing an understanding of grammar, while giving my students time and space to develop their personal voice through journal writing.
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