Professor Becca Adamitis has been a classroom teacher for the past 21 years, with 18 years spent teaching middle school English Language Arts. She is an avid reader of young adult books and a connoisseur of all things true crime on Netflix! As a graduate of the MLIT Program and a current DLIT student, Professor Adamitis is excited to be joining the incredible faculty here at Judson. Through the pursuit of her doctorate, one of Professor Adamitis’ lifelong goals has been to work with pre-service and practicing teachers at the University level. Her research interests include pre-service teaching and teacher preparation programs, the adolescent learner, and best practices in the middle grades.