JCFA Faculty Spotlight

Teri Rhodes, M.Ed.

"Literature can remind us that not all life is already written down: there are still so many stories to be told." -Colum McCann

Q&A with Ms. T!

Where did you go to college and what was your major?
  • SUNO, English (BA
  • Xavier, Teaching (MAT)

What was your favorite class in school?
  • My favorite classes were Civics and English

Did you have a favorite teacher in school? If so, why does he/she stick out to you?
  • My AP English teacher was nuts! I loved her!

What brought you to JCFA?
  • A former co-worker recommended I apply for the job. She thought I'd be a good fit.

What are you working on right now?
  • My waistline. Kidding. I guess making sure my students are prepared to demolish those state tests.

What are you reading right now?
  • Your email. Kidding, again. Nothing.

What advice would you give students trying to figure out what they want to do after graduation?
  • The best advice I can give to students is to have a plan A & B. Definitely pursue what you are passionate about first. If that fails, implement plan B.