B.A., English Language & Literature, and M.A., Secondary Education, Fairleigh Dickingson University. Rudy is entering his sixth year teaching English Lanugage and Literature in a large urban high school in a small urban community. He recently completed a certification program in the area of ESL in addition to his certification as a secondary school English teacher. He is an avid journalist and recently attended the American Society of Newspaper Editors Journalism Institute in Austin Texas. Currently, Rudy is a teacher of English in Memorial High School, New York.