About the Teacher
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Calise received a Bachelor’s Degree from Ramapo College of New Jersey and has been teaching 4th grade at B.F. Gibbs Elementary School for 15 years. She hopes to instill a love of learning in all of her students, helping them grow academically and emotionally. Mrs. Calise enjoys learning new information at professional development workshops and sharing the excitement in her classroom. She wants her students to see that all of us are life-long learners. Over the years, Mrs. Calise has been a part of many community-oriented Gibbs activities, including Locks of Love, the Thanksgiving Food Drive, Caps for Kids, the Teacher Band, and many more. In 2012-2013, she was honored as Teacher of the Year.
At home, Mrs. Calise has a little boy of her own. She enjoys reading books to her son, listening to music, and outdoor activities such as hiking and swimming in her lake community. Traveling is also a hobby of hers. Her favorite destinations so far have been Italy and Costa Rica.
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