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Secondary Education Social Studies Students and Alumni

Jerome Bailey

Jerome Bailey, B.A. in Social Studies Education, B.A '13
Philadelphia, PA

What made you choose Hofstra University?
I came to Hofstra in the fall of 2009. I attended a small high school, and wanted a university that was not too small and not too big... | more |

Amanda Carmelitano

Amanda Carmelitano, M.A. in Social Studies Education, '12
Mount Sinai, NY

What helped you decide to become a teacher?
I knew that I wanted to be a teacher when I was in the 4th grade. I had a teacher that let us have fun in school. Ms. Dressmen... | more |

Angelo Cocchiola

Angelo Cocchiola, M.S.Ed. in Social Studies Education, '99
Wantagh, NY

Congratulations on your recent Long Island Council for the Social Studies honor! Tell us what this means to you.
It is truly an honor to be recognized... | more |

Sasha Orlick

Sasha Orlick, Inclusive Secondary Special Education with Specialization in Social Studies, M.S.Ed.
Farmingdale, NY

Tell us about your background and what made you want to pursue teaching.
When I was young, I was a competitive... | more |

Suveen K. Sahni

Suveen K. Sahni, M.S.Ed. Social Studies Education, '12
New Hyde Park, NY

Tell us about your background and how you knew you wanted to be a teacher.
All throughout high school I knew exactly what I wanted to... | more |

Tiffany M. Taylor

Tiffany M. Taylor, M.S.Ed. in Social Studies Education, '12
South Farmingdale, NY

Tell us about your background and how you knew you wanted to be a teacher.
I did my undergraduate studies at Stony Brook University. I received a... | more |