Ms. Michelle Genovese is an English teacher at UA Maker. Michelle graduated from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Oneonta with a Bachelor of Science in Adolescent Education - English. Michelle was also a three-year student athlete at SUNY Oneonta, while earning honors in both academics and women's lacrosse. She is currently working towards her Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at Touro College.
Michelle believes in a student friendly and centered classroom, while maintaining a professional and positive environment. She amplifies our project based learning strategy, and is able to teach through our Design Thinking technique. Michelle prides herself in teaching relatable and enjoyable fiction and non-fiction texts. She works towards making daily lessons have a real world application so that students are college and career ready!
When she is not teaching, Michelle enjoys spending time with her friends and family at the beach, waitressing at her favorite restaurant Nicky's on the Bay, traveling, and of course, reading!