Mrs. HamiltonEducation:Shenendehowa High SchoolSiena CollegeSUNY at AlbanyTeaching:This is my 27th year teaching history. I taught at Whitesboro Central Schools for seven years before coming to New Hartford. I have taught Global History, U.S. History, Criminology and Humanitarian Law & War Crimes. I also taught in China and have volunteered in schools and clinics in Africa.Honors:
National Board Certification, 2003Accent on Excellence, 2006Genesis Group Award for Educators, 2006Rotary Outstanding Educator, 2005 and 2006New Hartford Master Teacher, 2002 - presentWho's Who Among American Teachers, 2002, 2003Outstanding Teachers Honor Society, 2006WKTV's My Favorite Teacher finalist, 2004WKTV's Super Coach Award, 2000Travel:As a teacher of Global History, I have made it a priority to travel and study throughout the world.My travels include:Asia: China, Japan, India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Burma, Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore
Africa: Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Ghana, South Africa, Egypt
Middle East: Egypt, Israel, Palestine, Jordan
Latin America: Peru, Costa Rica, Mexico, Brazil
Europe: France, Britain, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium, East and West Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Greece, Bosnia, Croatia, Serbia.
Advisor:The Students for Justice and Equality Club is a very active club that seeks to increase awareness of issues facing local, national and global communities. Students meet to discuss issues and direct activities aimed at improving the world in which they live. Open to all students who care about making the world a better place. We meet every Tuesday during lunch in room 269.Personal:I live in Clinton with my husband, two Golden Retrievers and rescue cat. I also teach spinning, yoga and weight-training classes.