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Marie Grace Gironda

English and Latin language educator

Marie Grace Gironda, American English and Latin language educator. Certified teacher English, 7-12, New Jersey. Recipient New Jersey State Governor's award for Excellence in Teaching, 1994, Commendation for Cable television Show, Newark City Council, 1995.

Background

Gironda, Marie Grace was born on January 11, 1951 in Jersey City. Daughter of John and Mary Elizabeth (Soranno) Misita.

Education

Bachelor, Rutgers University, Newark, 1972. Master of Arts, Rutgers University, Newark, 2007.

Career

Teacher Newark Public Schools, since 1972. Debate coach University High School, Newark, 1989-1996, literature magazine advisor, 1981-1989, 97-98. Teacher cable-television show Newark Cablevision, since 1993.

Coordinator Teaching Academy, University Academy, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher English, 7-12, New Jersey.

Membership

Eucharistic minister Our Lady of Peace Church, Fords, New Jersey, since 1990. Member OLP Columbiettes, John F Kennedy High School Band Parents (executive board), Chorus Parents. Coordinator Future Educators Association chapter.

Member National Council Teachers English (contest judge), New Jersey Council Teachers English (contest judge), Rutgers University Alumni Organization.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry, reading, music, computer skills, travel.

Connections

Married Michael Mario Gironda. Children: Matthew Michael, Megan Marie.

father:
John Misita

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Soranno) Misita

spouse:
Michael Mario Gironda

children:
Matthew Michael Gironda

Megan Marie Gironda