The Team

TAP FacultyScott Mosher: TAP Director

  • Received his undergraduate degree from East Carolina University in Business Administration and Marketing
  • Received his M.Ed from Southern New Hampshire University
  • 2002 TAP graduate
  • Previously  taught at Essex High School  - certified in both Business and Physical Education
  • Former Dean of Students at Essex High School
  • Extensive experience in  educational transformation, special education, and assessment
  • Appointed by Governor Shumlin to the Vermont Standards Board for Professional Educators
  • Member of the Vermont Agency of Education Peer Review Advisory Council
  • Currently Head Soccer Coach at Essex High School

TAP FacultyEllen Emery: TAP Instructor

  • Received her undergraduate degree from University of Vermont in both Spanish and Math
  • Received her M.Ed from St. Mikes
  • She is a curriculum and instruction expert
  • Taught at Essex Junction school system for 17 years
  • District wide Mentor teacher coordinator for 10 years
  • TAP curriculum and mentor coordinator

TAP FacultyJen McKenzie: TAP Instructor

  • BA in Secondary Education and Spanish from St. Michael's College
  • MA in Spanish Language from Middlebury College
  • Spanish Teacher at Essex High School since 1999 and currently still teaches there part time.
  • TAP mentor teacher and new teach mentor.
  • Also holds a Vermont Administrator Endorsement

TAP FacultyJane Goodman - Field Supervisor

Jane worked in th Chittenden Central Supervisory Union for 37 years. She was a teacher, Department Chair, and founder of the Teacher Apprenticeship Program. Jane has worked extensively with new and veteran educators in a variety of roles and mentorships.