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Cynthia Ciesla

5th and 6th Grade AIS Reading and Math Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

Cynthia has been a middle school AIS teacher for the past 14 years. She holds an associate degree from OCC to practice dental hygiene.

She also holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and a master’s degree in literacy, both from SUNY Oswego. Using such programs as MATH 180, System 44, and READ 180 Universal, she believes all students have the ability to thrive and grow. Cynthia is a member of her school’s Building Planning Team, Instructional Support Team, and Math Study Committee, and serves as AIS Department Chair.

 

Attending conferences can be an invaluable resource in a teacher's toolkit, presenting new opportunities to build relationships and expand a professional learning network.

Erika Gilbert
Math AIS Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

Cynthia Ciesla
5th and 6th Grade AIS Reading and Math Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

After attending the 2018 Model Schools Conference, three educators launched a plan to build stronger relationships between staff and students.

Erika Gilbert
Math AIS Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

Monica Fitzgerald
Reading AIS Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

Cynthia Ciesla
5th and 6th Grade AIS Reading and Math Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

Math Workshop

Considering a shift to the guided math workshop model? Read tips for implementing a math workshop in your elementary or middle school classroom.

Erika Gilbert
Math AIS Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School

Cynthia Ciesla
5th and 6th Grade AIS Reading and Math Teacher, Gillette Road Middle School