"I have taught history and special education in the Chicago suburbs for 6 years. Following my graduation from Northwestern University with a Bachelor's Degree in American History, I taught English at a high school outside of Paris, France. That experience sparked my interest in teaching and upon my return to the United States, I completed my Master's Degree in Secondary Education at DePaul University. I spent the first 4 years of my career teaching World and U.S. History for grades 6-12. During "