B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Columbia University; M.A. in Secondary School Science Education, Teachers College, Columbia University; M.S. in Secondary Education, Teachers College, Columbia University. Jude has taught in low-income communities for more than seven years—first in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn, and now in the South Bronx. He was a General Science and Mathematics Teacher of 7th and 8th grade students at the Arturo Toscanini Community Junior High School. Since joining the school in 2001, Jude has successfully written more than 30 independent grant proposals, receiving more than $20,000 in capital. He has used those funds to finance the acquisition of new science equipment and resources, which have been instrumental in helping his students explore a variety of science topics.
Currently, Jude is science teacher at JHS 145.