Michael DeNobile, MS, MFA
19 Richard Drive
Mahopac, NY 10541
Phone: (845) 612-9900
REFERENCES & WRITING SAMPLES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST
"Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it.
It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides; and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become."
Highly motivated professional with 12+ years secondary English experience (public, private, alternative, and charter) and 4+ years college-level teaching.
Strong track record of fostering student curiosity, creativity, and enhanced learning.
Eager to bring students into the 21st century with a unique combination of innovative technology and instruction.
Strong research and cross-curricular skills. Sensitive to the needs of students with disabilities.
Provide students with an imaginative education steeped in curriculum while grounded in realities and complexities of higher education and workplace challenges.
Utilize innovative and traditional methodologies to teach the communication, creative and critical thinking and writing skills necessary for success in today's marketplace and as a productive citizen with a global vision.
Continuously strive to build student confidence and encourage understanding of cultural diversity, gender differences, physical limitations, and learning ability.
Team player who is proficient at establishing and fostering cooperative professional relationships with students, parents, cohorts, and administration.
Known for "over-preparing" students for higher educational environment.
creative / technical writing
classical / modern literature
history / science / fine arts
philosophy / theology
multiculturalism / world religions
youth / young adult outreach
community service / building
Skills / Knowledge
British / American literature
building community / relationships
Common Core / Google trained
communication / interpersonal
collaboration / team player
computer / technology
creative / critical thinking
critical approaches to literature
cross curricular education
current events / motivational lessons
curriculum building / knowledge
flexibility / leadership / networking
passion / patience / professionalism
journalism and dramatic arts