• Elaine Vassell
     
     JamV  Hometown: Westmoreland, Jamaica W.I.
      Role: Spanish Teacher 
      Email: evassell@ptechnyc.org 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Education: 
    Mico Teachers' College in Kingston, Jamaica - Teacher's College Diploma
    BA - University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica (Language and Literature with Social Sciences)
    MSc - Reading - Brooklyn College  

     

    What did you do before P-TECH?
    • 1989 - 2013 Paul Robeson High School For Business &Technology
    • Teacher of Spanish & ESL
      Teacher of Students With Literacy Issues
      Coordinator of the Foreign Language Dept.
      Coordinator of the ESL Dept.
    • 2013 - 2014 at Midwood High School as a Teacher of Spanish
    Favorite Quote:
    "Illiteracy is akin to genocide." 
     
    Favorite Technological Advancement:
    I love what I can do in my class on the Smart Board.