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My roommate and I were both assigned to student teach at Princeton Middle School in the fall of 1975. We would walk each morning from our dorm room in Walker Hall. Since I was a townie, I had...
I taught at Foundation Academy in Trenton, New Jersey until 2010. Currently, I teach in South Jersey at Woodbury Jr./Sr. High School in Woodbury, NJ. It is my 4th year there and the school has been a...
Since graduating from Princeton, I am now working full time on HomeWorks Trenton, a non-profit that I started when I was a sophomore here in college. HomeWorks Trenton is a community based after-...
I have to start with a negative... which leads to many positives! My student teaching experience was a disaster for me. I passed and was certified, but realized that despite being a natural teacher...
My most memorable moment from TPP comes from my student teaching, the day I figured out how to connect with a struggling, disaffected student in my 12th grade academic class. The student was looking...
Jeff Vinikoor '03 began teaching in independent schools, first at Princeton Day School and is currently at Newark Academy in Livingston, NJ. He teaches middle and upper school history and serves...
After finishing student teaching, I've been teaching at Hope Academy, a small Christian private school (grades 5-8) in Greensboro NC. It is in a "suburban" neighborhood, but it is a...
For the last 4 years I have been a High School Teacher at the Riffa Views International School in Bahrain.  I teach IB Business Management, IB Economics and Social Studies. What I've...
Annie Ward '87 and Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction in Westchester County Schools, New York shared ideas for finding a teaching position at Teacher Prep on Wednesday,...
After graduating from Princeton I worked as an Engineer and a Management Consultant, obtained my MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1979 and worked as a High School Math and Physical...
Marcia L. Weinstein, PhD
After graduating from Princeton University in 1974, I went directly to the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, where I earned a PhD in Developmental Psychology in 1978. That summer, I married...
After graduating from Princeton, I went on to pursue a PhD in Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I am now a tenured professor of political science at the University...
I am the Vice President of Academics at Catapult Learning where I oversee curriculum development, product creation, and instructional excellence.  I started my career in the classroom as a high...
Maria Womack
After TPP, I took some time off to focus on my two sons, currently four and two.  During that time I did some consulting for Shmoop University, a web-based educational company.  I wrote for...
I majored in chemistry and was a part of Teacher Prep, graduating from Princeton in 2003. Upon completing my M.S. in chemistry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, I returned to Princeton for my...
Sam Yoon ’91, who came to the United States from South Korea at the age of 10 months, is the first Asian-American to run for elected office in Boston, Mass. In November 2005 he was elected at-large...
After graduating from Princeton with a degree in Economics and certificates from Teacher Preparation and Environmental Studies, Réka taught Math, English, Literature, Science and Arts for 3-11th...

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