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Head Of The Class
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East Rockaway Junior Senior High School 9th grade English teacher Sara Perrone talks about inspiring her students, why she became a teacher and more.  Why did you become a teacher?My mother … more
East Rockaway High School foreign language teacher Rebecca Rodriguez doesn’t remember why she got into teaching, but she knows she loves it. “To tell you the truth, it was so long ago, … more
In 2020, as the world shut down due to the pandemic, ABGs Middle School Hempstead Special Education teacher Grace Dong-Janeo had a huge challenge in front of her. Being faced with teaching … more
For Searingtown Elementary School kindergarten teacher Jordan Sabinsky, being a teacher always came naturally — he just wasn’t the first to notice. “When I was younger, everyone … more
"I always had very engaging teachers, and I remembered a lot about how they made me feel, and I really try to think about that a lot when I’m teaching and I’m interacting with … more
The inaugural Herald Head of the Class Awards, presented by Bank of America, honored the best and brightest teachers on Long Island with a gala virtual ceremony on June 16 that celebrated the … more
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