Kamal Symonette-Dixon

Formal Training

-Columbia University entered in 2001 & graduated in 2007 (MA in Philosophy)

-Morehouse College 1996-2000 (BA in English)

-New York University (NYU) one undergraduate semester Spring 1999 (English & Philosophy)

-New York University (NYU) Summer 1997 (Fundamentals of Sight & Sound: Film)

-Hunter College Summer 1999 (Shakespeare)

-Stonestreet Film & Television Summer 2002 (Film Acting & Television Acting)

-Break Through Studios Summer 2002 (Film Acting & Television Acting)

-Groundlings Spring 2005 (Improv Comedy)

-Uprights Citizens Brigade Winter 2007 (Sketch Comedy: Writing)

-Lehman College Summer and Fall 2013 (1) Historical Foundations of Education: A Multicultural Perspective; (2) Language and Literacies Acquisition in Secondary Education; (3) Psychological Foundations of Education; (4) Special Needs Education TESOL and Secondary Settings

-Touro College Fall 2013 (1) Literacy Curriculum: Effective Implementation of Literature for Intermediate and Secondary Students; (2) Literacy Curriculum: Research and Evaluation

-College of Mount Saint Vincent Summer 2001 (Language, Cognitive Development, and Cultural Diversity)

-K-12 Education is as follows:  Lawrence Country Day School(preschool/k-3rd grade),Grace Lutheran(1 semester 4th grade),P.S. 87(1 semester 4th grade),Friends Academy (5th grade-6th grade),Roslyn Middle School(7th grade-8th grade),Greenwich High School(9th grade-12th grade)

-G.H.S Theater 1995-1996 (playwriting, improv, stage acting, and stage directing)