Winooski School District

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James Pape

james_pape_featuredMy hobbies are woodworking, biking and chauffeuring my children (not on my bike).

Education and Professional Experiences
BA – History/Political Science State University Albany
BA – Secondary Education Trinity College Burlington
MA – Special Education UVM

I specialize in working with students with emotional disabilities
I have worked in WSD for 10 years and have been a teacher since 1988

What has been your greatest learning experience? (in or out of school)
Learning to cope with my reading and attentional disabilities.

Who do you admire and why?
I admire both my father and Groucho Marx – both for irreverent humor and fierce independence.

“Those are my principles, and if you don’t like them… well, I have others.” G.M.

What do you love about your current WSD position and the WSD community?
I enjoy working with students and families across all socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds. I feel the families we work with in Support Services greatly appreciate the support.