Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Piekarz is a Special Education Teacher at Blue Mountain Middle School. She teaches 8th Grade ICT.
She graduated from Mount Saint Mary College with her Bachelor of Arts in English. She has her Master's of Science in Teaching from SUNY New Paltz.
Her teaching certificates are in Childhood Education (B-6), Students with Disabilities (B-9), & Literacy (B-6).
Before her time at Blue Mountain, she taught students with Autism at Dutchess County BOCES in Poughkeepsie.
Her teaching philosophy is about the importance of building relationships with people in order to ensure their success.
"If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn." ―