Kate Conroy '20

Urban Teaching Apprenticeship Program

B.A. in English Boston University

I’m an M.S.Ed. student in the Urban Teaching Apprenticeship Program, working towards a certification in Secondary English Education. I grew up in South Jersey and have lived in Philly for over two years. Previously, I have worked as a literary assistant, preschool teacher, and certified Starbucks Coffee Master. I am also an aspiring young adult novelist. Find me tweeting about teaching @conroyMSEd!

Posts by Kate Conroy '20

My alarm goes off at 5:30 am--one of those soft alarms with the sounds of birds singing, to start the day off as relaxed as possible. My morning coffee made in a French press--the absolute best way to make coffee--is one of my favorite parts of my day. I get dressed quickly in whatever outfit I laid out the night before so that I have plenty of time to enjoy my coffee and watch the news before...