School NewsSep 14, 2022
— updated Sep 14, 2022
Welcome, New Faculty!
Talented teachers join MHS community
Robert Bolger, Ph.D., is the new Director of the Leonhardt Academic Skills Center, bringing extensive experience as a learning specialist, teacher, coach, and author. 手机买球的学术技能中心(ASC)提供个性化的学术支持，以满足所有学生的需求, neuro-typical and neuro-diverse, while promoting their academic, cognitive, and personal growth. In this role, Dr. Bolger将监督和支持ASC学习专家的工作, 同时也为学生提供学术支持和指导，并与管理人员合作, faculty, 和家庭来支持在学习上有差异的MHS学生的需求.
Dr. 博尔杰来到霍尔小姐的学校，做了12年的学习专家, 其中三年在东区天主教学校担任学术资源主任, in Sammamish, Washington. Most recently, 他是博瑟尔北岸学区的功能和学术技能主任, Washington. Dr. Bolger has also taught as a college instructor, 开发强调文化能力和包容性的课程, and has written three books on religion and philosophy, with a fourth due out soon. He and his wife, Lara, enjoy live theater and concerts, reading and writing, and finding new and interesting restaurants. They also have a 16-year-old dog, Annie. Dr. Bolger earned a Ph.D. 获得了克莱蒙特研究生大学哲学和宗教研究的硕士学位，并获得了中央华盛顿大学无障碍研究的研究生证书. He also holds an M.A. 联合神学院的宗教研究硕士学位和西雅图太平洋大学的特殊手机买球硕士学位.
Adrienne Lazes ’05 (they/them) has been named Mathematics Department Chair, 在过去的一年里，他曾担任系在学院学术事务委员会的代表，并监督系的大部分后勤工作. Since joining MHS in 2019 as a Math Teacher, Adrienne has taught Algebra II, Geometry, Introduction to Statistics, and Topics in Modern Math. 他们还参与了MHS数学中心，并担任MHS犹太亲和团体的两位教员顾问之一, as well as Spectrum, 该联盟致力于支持LGBTQIA+群体的学生，并在所有学生中创造和谐和包容. Adrienne将在明年教授代数1和代数2. They came to Miss Hall’s from Darrow School, in New Lebanon, New York, 从2009年起，艾德丽安娜开始在这所学校教授数学，并担任数学系主任, dorm parent, coach to the girls’ varsity basketball team, and many other roles. Adrienne holds an M.A. 在斯基德莫尔学院(Skidmore College)获得文科学士学位，并专注于数学历史.A. in Math and Education from Hampshire College.
Zara Acosta-Chen joins MHS as Engineering, Technology & Physics Teacher. 拥有超过10年的经验和对STEM教育的热情的大师教师, Zara曾在多所学校任教，并有开发结合工程实践的STEM课程的经验. Since 2017, she has been a science and math tutor in New York City, 她之前在密歇根和纽约教高中和中学的数学和科学. Zara holds an M.A. in Teaching Physics from New York University, and a B.A. in Physics from Wesleyan University, 并担任Jhumki-Basu基金会的科学教育创新者的科学教员，以及美国数学的硕士教员, both in New York.
Miss Hall’s School welcomes Susan Cole and Emily Gorman as Math Teachers.
Susan brings more than 25 years of teaching experience, most recently at Leland and Gray High School in Townshend, Vermont, where she taught Algebra, Geometry, and Core Mathematics courses. 苏珊以前在布鲁克莱恩的德克斯特索斯菲尔德学校教数学并担任数学系主任, Massachusetts, 她曾在马萨诸塞州西部的公立和私立学校任教或担任数学系主任, southern Vermont, and Virginia, including the all-girl Chatham Hall School, in Chatham, Virginia, and Wilbraham & Monson Academy, in Wilbraham, Massachusetts. Susan holds an M.Ed. 通过麻省大学阿默斯特分校的数学、英语、科学、技术教育项目，并获得A.B. in Mathematics from Smith College.
Emily comes to MHS from The Berkeley Carroll School, in Brooklyn, New York, where she was an Upper School Math Teacher since 2016, while also co-advising the school’s Math Team and Spirit Squad. 她有18年的课堂教学经验，教授从代数补习到AP微积分的课程. From 2004 to 2016, 艾米丽是纽约市教育局的数学老师和程序员, teaching and coaching at two city public schools. 从2008年到2016年，她是美国数学协会的硕士教师研究员，也是在纽约市. Emily holds an M.S. in Teaching from Pace University and a B.S. in Mathematics from The University of Chicago.
Alice Esteves 加入了莱昂哈特学术技能中心成为了一名学习专家, 为学生提供个性化的学习支持和辅导. Alice comes to Miss Hall’s from Blackstone Valley Prep, in Central Falls, Rhode Island, 自2014年起，她在哪里担任初中和高中特殊教育职位. She also brings a background in teaching History. Prior to her teaching career, 爱丽丝在大巴林顿附近的卡德摩斯生命分享协会工作了9年, living and working with adults with developmental disabilities. She holds a B.A. in History from Brown University, has pursued further study at Brown’s Graduate School of Education, 并在芒特霍利约克学院和耶鲁大学完成了历史和社会科学的额外课程.
Kasey Leslie has joined the Horizons program as Assistant Director, 为大三学生的Horizons经验提供建议，并与Horizons团队合作，在这个独一无二的服务学习和实习项目中为学生开发年级级经验. Kasey will also identify learning opportunities and internships, coordinate relationships with community partners, and arrange transportation for the program. 凯西来自附近柴郡的胡萨克谷高中, where she was an English Teacher and advisor to the Yearbook, the Rainbow Alliance, and the junior class. 凯西还在佛罗里达州椰子溪的君主高中教英语. Kasey holds an M.A. in Teaching, with a concentration in English, as well as a B.A. in English with a concentration in writing. Both degrees are from the College of Our Lady of the Elms.
Jen Morris 加入表达艺术系，并将在MHS教授摄影和标志性艺术史. 珍的最后一份教学工作是在佛蒙特州帕特尼市的Landmark学院担任教授. 在那里，她教授摄影、录像、电影分析和跨媒介艺术课程. 作为Landmark艺术与表演艺术系的项目协调员, she led the team that designed the college’s B.A. in Integrated Arts degree. Jen是一名实践艺术家，她在全国和国际各地举办过个人和团体展览和放映. You can see her work at www.jenmorris.net. Jen earned her M.F.A. 毕业于芝加哥艺术学院摄影专业.F.A. in Drawing and Printmaking from Carnegie Mellon University.
Thomas Stock, Ph.D., has joined the School as a History Teacher, coming to Miss Hall’s from Heidelberg University in Germany, where he was a Postdoctoral Fellow for the past year, teaching Korean history and conducting book research. As a published author and expert on North Korea, 托马斯曾在高丽大学和延世大学任教, both in South Korea, and at the University of California, Los Angeles. 他在东亚和全球历史方面拥有丰富的教学和课程开发经验. Thomas earned his Ph.D. in Asian Languages and Cultures from UCLA, an M.A. 获得印第安纳大学布鲁明顿分校东亚研究专业学士学位.A. in History and German from the University of North Texas.