3RD GRADE TEACHER / LANGUAGE ARTS AND SOCIAL STUDIES
I am thrilled to be a member of the Cedar Hill Prep Faculty as the 3rd grade teacher of Language Arts and Social Studies. Before joining Cedar Hill Prep, I taught grades 3rd – 8th for over 4 years in the Paterson Public Schools and at the Community Charter School of Paterson.
I am a graduate of Kean University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education. I have dual certifications in Elementary Education K-6 and Language Arts Specialty Grades 5-8.
Cedar Hill Prep Continues to Win as they Win the First Debate of the School Year! Cedar Hill Prep School made a clean sweep at the first Debate Meet of the Garden State Debate League, held at the Hun School on October 26th, 2019. Arnav Upadhyay won the Golden Gavel for the Best Speaker at the tournament, out of approximately 100 speakers. Cedar Hill Prep School teams walked away with the most wins by percentage points and overall wins. Thirty-seven teams participated in all. Congratulations Cedar Hill Prep Debate Team!
The Multiple Advantages of a Multilingual CurriculumThere have been a number of studies in recent years that suggest people who speak more than one language are in fact more intelligent. An article written by the New York Times highlights that learning multiple languages could improve cognitive skills beyond those related to language, which is a considerably different viewpoint than previously thought.