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Matha Goodwin

Office Location: L331
Campus Extension:
689-7619
Email:
mgoodwin@bergen.edu

Year Started at Bergen: 2001

Degrees: MS Reading from Adelphi, BS Special Education from William Paterson, AA General Ed. from BCC

Areas of Specialization: Certified Teacher in Reading, Special Education and General Education from State of New Jersey and NY State.I am specialized in developmental reading and writing.

Courses Taught: Intro to College Experience, All EBS courses

Research Interests: Passive resistant students, and the science of happiness.

Special Interests: I have Web enhanced classes.I have a passion for nature, our environment and yoga.

Organizations: TYCA and NJANSA

Presentations: Passive Resistant Students and How to Get the Papers You Have Always Dreamed Of

Came to Bergen in 2001 

Also taught in Park Ridge Public Schools 

Additional training/certifications: 
Developmental Education Specialist, Kellogg Institute, Appalachian State University, 2010. 
Advanced Kellogg Institute, 2011. 

Originally from Detroit, MI
Hobbies: sports and outdoor activities

“I like to help students do better than they think they can.”