Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

Fordham University | Master of Science in Teaching, Adolescent Education: English | 2007

State University of New York College at Oneonta | Bachelor of Science, English Language and Literature | 2001

PUBLICATIONS

  • “Thinking Outside The Box: An Inside Look at Homeschooling” | Weemagine | October 2016
  • “Each Hour, Each Day: How My Family Anchors Me Against the Darkness of Depression” | For Harriet | May 2015
  • “Death in My Life” | Kristinabrooke.net | 2014
  • “Four Steps to a Killer Skills-Based Resume” | Be Artful Media Virtual Solutions | 2012
  • “A Better Class Of Black Role Models” | We of Hue | May 2012
  • “Tools to Help Teach Young Children to Read” | Examiner.com | April 2012
  • “Jay-Z’s  Respect: Too Little, Too Late” | We of Hue | January 2012
  • “Marriage Confidental By Pamela Haag: A Book Review” | We of Hue | June 2012
  • “Teacher’s are NOT the Enemy of True Education Reform” | We of Hue |  March 2012
  • “Moving from Adversity to Global Action” | Global Moms (Million Moms Challenge) | February 2013
  • “On Seeing Color” | We Of Hue | January 2012
  • “The Fight for Troy Davis; A Fight for the Soul Of The USA” | We of Hue | September 2011
  • “Homeschooling Myths Debunked” | We of Hue | March 2011
  • “The Fall of The Gracious Winner and The Reflective Loser” | We of Hue | June 2010
  • “Summer Fashion Lab Program at LIM College Accepting Homeschooled Participants” | Examiner.com | April 2012
  • “American Museum of Natural History Offers Numerous Events for Children this Month” | Examiner.com | April 2010
  • “What We Tell Our Children” | Moms of Hue | January 2010
  • “An Open Letter to Chris Brown’s Mother” | We of Hue | January 2010
  • “Mental Illness is Cause for Concern Not Laughter” | Moms of Hue | 2010
  • “Lessons from an Alleged Race Traitor” | Moms of Hue |June 2010
  • “I Matter” | Moms of Hue | December 2009
  • “Let’s Talk. Can We Define Race?” | Moms of Hue | July 2009
  • “How to Spring Clean Your Resume” | Brightfuse | 2009
  • “Heartbreak in Las Vegas” | Travelingmom.com Travel Stories | 2009
  • “Why I Love Blogs” | Epiphany Magazine: A Celebration in Writing | June 2004
  • “Writing Exercises for the Blocked” | Epiphany Magazine: A Celebration in Writing | June 2003

 RELEVANT WORK HISTORY

  • Social Media Content Creator/Manager | Various | 2009 – Present
  • Homeschooling Co-Op Teacher | 2009 – Present
  • Blogger | Various | 1998 – Present
  • Freelance  Writer | Various | 1997 – Present
  • Managing Editor | Moms of Hue/ We of Hue | 2009 – 2012
  • English Teacher | Harry S Truman High School, Bronx, NY| 2004 – 2009
  • Publisher/Managing Editor | Epiphany Magazine | 1997 – 2004

HONORS

  • Panelist at United Nations’ Week at “Mashable’s Digital Media Lounge | September 2010