The Artful Scribe

Creative and Original Thinking + Knowledge and Skills = Confident Achievement and Intellectual Development
Michael Portas -- Mr. Portas helped start up The Artful Scribe in 2002.  He has Master's Degrees from Teachers College (Columbia University) in English Education, Montclair State in Education Leadership and from Rutgers-Newark in Writing.  A published poet and short story writer, he taught high school English for 15 years before entering administration.

Joseph Intermaggio --One of the Scribe's co-founders, Mr. Intermaggio has been teaching English for eleven years and is also our resident art teacher.  He has a remarkable 100% success rate in winning art contests (two for two) and advocates connective learning to help students see how their creative expression corresponds with their achievement in school and on tests.

Richard Smith -- SAT math and any type of math tutoring

Greg deLorenzo -- Mr. deLorenzo recently joined the Scribe, but has been teaching math for 18 years.  He has a Master's Degree in Educational Technology and specializes in Calculus instruction.

Daniel O'Kane -- social studies

Kristen Hayzler --
Mrs. Hayzler is a Mathematics teacher at Pequannock Township High School.  She is currently in her 9th year at PTHS.  She received her BA in  Applied Mathematics from William Paterson University and her Masters Degree in Mathematics from New Jersey City University.  Mrs. Hayzler tutors all levels of Mathematics from middle school through AP Calculus, including SAT Prep. 

Debbie Thomas  -- SAT math
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