Latin and Classics teacher
DEBORAH JEAN WHITTINGTON, Latin and Classics teacher for Saint Nicholas Schools, has a Bachelor of Arts in French with a minor in Latin from the University of Houston, with extensive study in economics at the University of Texas, Austin, and biological sciences at San Jacinto College. She has an ESL Instructor Certificate from Literacy Advance. She has a Massage Therapy Certificate and has operated a small business with massage services. She is bilingual (French) and has solid skills in Latin and Spanish. She has taught all subjects, including high school Latin. She is a published poet, including in an international poetry anthology, The Theatre of the Mind, Noble House Publishers, London, UK. She volunteers for Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic and the Capital Area Food Bank. Ms. Whittington came to Saint Nicholas in 2009. She teaches infants through middle school at SNS and MCCS. She is completing the development of the Latin edition of the Languages Through Phonics series for Infants through Level II for Saint Nicholas Schools.