Degree and Year:
Fourth Grade Teacher
Upper Darby School District
Professional Background:After graduating, I worked for Vanguard as a Financial Processing Associate and as a Public Information Intern for WHYY before transitioning to a writer/editor position with GreatEssay.net. I earned my MSEd in 2016, started teaching in March 2017 and haven't looked back!
How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?:Completing an English degree at Duke transformed me into an open minded thinker with strong interpersonal and intrapersonal skills. Studying English satisfied my love of reading and writing and laid the foundation for my pursuit of a career in education.