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Anthony Colucci

AnthonyColucci
  • Titusville, FL, US
  • Oak Park Elementary
  • Other (fill-in-blank) | Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th
  • Teaching for 16 years

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Anthony S. Colucci (@TrueTeacherLead), a National Board-certified teacher, is the vice president of the Brevard Federation of Teachers. He is the author of a host of several articles for Education Week Teacher. A member of the CTQ Collaboratory, he has earned numerous awards for his innovative lessons, as well as for his dedication to the teaching profession.

Professional experience

My current job title: 

Vice President Brevard Federation of Teachers

School: 

Oak Park Elementary

District: 

Brevard

City / town: 

Titusville

State, province, or region: 

Florida

Country: 

United States

My school would best be described as: 

public
suburban

Percentage of students at my school who qualify for the federal free/reduced lunch program: 

51 to 75%

Years (including this school year) I have been a classroom teacher: 

16

Years (including this school year) I have worked in education: 

17

Name of my union or association: 

American Federation of Teachers (or one of its local/state affiliates)

Professional organizations: 

NEA/AFT/FEA

Education and preparation

University or other program that initially prepared me to teach: 

University at Albany, State University of New York

I was initially prepared to teach in this type of program: 

Traditional undergraduate college/university preparation

I took part in a subsequent preparation program of this type: 

Graduate program

Subsequent university or other program that prepared me to teach: 

University at Albany, State University of New York

College/university degrees: 

Walden University; University at Albany, State University of New York

State certifications, endorsements, or licenses: 

Professional Educators Certificate (Elementary and History 6-12); Gifted Endorsement

Accomplishments

What is your National Board Certification area?: 

Social Studies/History - Early Adolescence

What year did you achieve certification?: 

2007

Leadership roles I play or have played: 

Author of a publication about teaching
Conference speaker or panelist
Interviewee or panelist for the media
Curriculum developer beyond my classroom
Department chair or team leader
Provider of school-based PD
Teacher of online courses
Instructional coach
Consultant
Teacher association/union officer/leader

Professional accomplishments: 

Other honors, awards, and recognitions

Education interests and goals

One positive change I hope to see in our schools: 

Balance restored to the curriculum.  Social studies, science, the arts, physical education, and recess  to be considered equal to reading and math.

What I’m learning about now: 

Anything and everything involving education!

My current leadership goal: 

To use my knowledge and skills as a teacher leader to dialogue about policies and practices that work for students. Then to implement those practicies in my classroom and encourage others teachers to do the same, as well as lobby for effective education policies.

I would be very interested in a hybrid role that allowed me to: 

Coach other teachers, write curriculum, engage with community members, and learn from subject-area experts.

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