Breakthrough Collaborative

St. John's School, Writing Department, June 2011 - Aug. 2012

Taught for the Breakthrough Collaborative initiative during the summers of 2011 and 2012. Breakthrough Collaborative strives to “increase academic opportunity for highly motivated, underserved students and get them into college ready to succeed.”

Courses Taught

  • 9th grade writing, Summer 2012 (2 sections)
  • 7th grade writing, Summer 2011 (2 sections)
  • Poetry and Creative Writing, Summer 2011 and 2012

Academic Appointments

  • Head of writing department, Summer 2012
    • Responsibilities included designing and approving syllabi for the writing department, leading weekly department meetings, and grading assignments.


Breakthrough Collaborative