Our New Teacher articles let you get to know our new teachers as we welcome them to Challenge Charter Schools this year. This week, Marissa Sciacca from Class 102 tells us a little bit about herself and her teaching style, and why she may be a great person to contribute to bake sales.
What is your favorite part of being a teacher?
Sciacca: My favorite thing about being a teacher is working with the scholars and enhancing their knowledge in all subject areas.
What has been a pleasant experience or surprise for you at Challenge Prep so far?
Sciacca: A pleasant experience I have had at Challenge Prep thus far is working alongside Mrs. Lloyd. As a new teacher, I was extremely nervous as well as excited coming into this year. Mrs. Lloyd has made me feel extremely comfortable and confident. She is has made my transition into Challenge Prep smooth sailing. I am extremely lucky to be working and friends with such an amazing person.
What is your favorite hobby or interest?
Sciacca: My favorite hobby is cooking and baking.
What one word or short phrase describes your focus for the 2018-19 academic year?
The short phrase that describes my focus for the 2018-19 academic year is PRACTICE makes PROGRESS!