John has been teaching Math and Algebra 1 for 16 years at the Urban Collaborative Accelerated Program and has worked with children for 25 years in various capacities. John believes that all students are capable of great things when given the proper guidance and positive support.
John graduated from Central Connecticut State University with a Bachelors Degree in Biology and a minor concentration in Chemistry and Physics. He earned his Mathematics Bachelors Degree from the State of Rhode Island RIDE Program and has attended several Masters classes at Providence College.
John and his wife, Kristen, are busy raising 4 children, ages 7 to 15 in the state of Massachusetts along with their new puppy Echo. John grew up 1 of 10 children in a family where hard work, ethics and an education were the top priorities as it is with his family and students today.