About Mr. ItalianiEducational History-
I graduated from Notre Dame High School in Easton, PA in 2003. I earned my undergraduate degree (B.S. Ed. Secondary Education) in 2008 and my M.Ed. in Reading (with Reading Specialist Certification) in 2015 from Kutztown University in Kutztown, PA. In 2012, I earned my Special Education Certification from East Stroudsburg University in East Stroudsburg, PA. I have completed additional coursework as an undergraduate at Albright College and Northampton Community College and graduate-level coursework at Lehigh University.
The 2016-17 school year is my ninth year teaching overall. I have taught at Notre Dame High School in Easton, PA and Centennial School in Bethlehem, PA. This school year is my seventh as a Learning Support Teacher at Southern Lehigh High School.
Pennsylvania Teaching Certifications (Level II)-
Special Education PK-12
Reading Specialist PK-12
Social Studies 7-12
Citizenship Education 7-12
Middle School Mathematics 6-9
Middle School Science 6-9
Middle School English 6-9
I live in Bethlehem, PA with my wife and our dog. I enjoy reading, sports (football, rugby, basketball), fishing, hunting, hiking, biking, movies (especially from the 1980s & 1990s), trivia, and tabletop games.