Degrees and Certifications:
Social Studies, 7-12 Social Studies 5 -6 extension Students with Disabilities, 7-12 Bachelor's of Arts in History and Adolescent Education Master's of Arts in History
Alana Witkowich joins the Blue Mountain Middle School community as a small-class Social Studies teacher for grades six, seven and eight this year. For the past three years, she has worked as a teaching assistant at the middle school and is thrilled to work with BMMS students in a new capacity.
Mrs. Witkowich earned dual Bachelor’s degrees in Adolescence Education and History from SUNY Cortland, then completed her Master’s of Arts is History at the same university. She holds NYS teaching certificates in Social Studies, 5-12 and Students with Disabilities, 7-12. Alana comes to Blue Mountain with nine years of professional teaching experience in New York City and several local school districts.
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