Alexa D’Errico, M.S. 2nd Grade
Alexa is certified in the area of Elementary Education and has received her Master of Science in Education from Southern Connecticut State University and a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Elementary Education from Western New England University. Alexa is an experienced teacher at the primary level and a wonderful teacher at OLM Prep. She has been an Associate Teacher at the first and second grade at the Foote School in New Haven. Alexa says, “Throughout my experience, I learned that students in second grade are always up for a challenge. They are determined, eager, and ready for any task they are approached with. Their high energy and playful personalities allow for a positive, upbeat classroom environment."
Alexa is excited to be at OLM Prep to teach 2nd grade because she believes that OLM Prep is a welcoming, positive environment to work in. She loves everything about teaching and feels so fortunate to be a part of the OLM faculty. She strives to create a classroom environment where students are encouraged to be creative and innovative, demonstrate kindness and empathy, and appreciate differences. She wants to develop students' passions and instill a love of learning for all. Alexa is looking forward to teaching second graders using the STEAM model. She believes that STEAM allows students to problem solve, work collaboratively, and become innovative, creative learners. “I am excited to teach second graders because I enjoy their curiosity, positive energy, and creativity at this age level and I love being a member of the OLM Prep community,” says Alexa.
OLM Prep is proud to have Alexa as our 2nd grade teacher. We are excited about the experience she brings to our 2nd grade classroom.