ROLAND B. FOERSTER, Sr.
130 Summit Rd.Prospect, CT. 06712Telephone: 203.466.9246
To facilitate learning and personal growth in young adults.
To implement educational / institutional visions and objectives in the classroom, or in an advisory / leadership role.
To extend my formal training and background experiences.
Education / Certifications:
English / Professional Certification 7-12 (015)
Culinary Arts Occupational Certification (098)
CT. TEAM Mentor / Reviewer / Cooperating Teacher (Current)
MA, Adult Education / Distance Learning, UOP (+16) Q.P.R.3.84
BA, Education / English, SCSU. Q.P.R. 3.72, Magna cum Laude
Full-Time English Teacher / Culinary Arts (2009-Present)
ACCESS School / Education Connection
, 455 Main St. Danbury, CT.
English / Culinary Arts Teacher providing specialized, differentiated, educationaland therapeutic programming, K-12, for students with social, emotional, behavioral, psychiatric, and/or learning difficulties.
Full-Time English Teacher (2007-2009)
Enlightenment School at the Academy
, 30 Church St, Waterbury, CT.
English/ Communications Teacher for the Alternative Education Program.Homebound Instructor, CT. Virtual Learning Center, Staff ProfessionalDevelopment Coordinator and Presenter. English Department TechnologyCoordinator. CAPT Exit Criteria Facilitator. SERC PBS Faculty Coach.
Facilitator / Lead Teacher (1999-2007)
Hillhouse Armory School, 290 Goffe Street, New Haven, CT.
Chosen as Principal’s Designee to design, implement and administrate a new off-site alternative small learning community. In addition to facilitating English andSocial Development classes, duties included day-to-day operations for the 90-student program for high-risk individuals. Responsible for class scheduling,curriculum development, collaborative community networking, budgeting procedures, coordinating guest speakers and events, PPT’s, expulsion hearings,maintenance of building records. Additionally, served as building CAPTAdministrator, English Representative for
21st Century Grant
Saturday Academy.The “Voice of Hillhouse”, calling Varsity Football games and MC for pep rallies. Nominated twice, “Who’s Who Among American Teachers?”