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Mr. John Chaya

Courses Taught: Honors English 12
                           College Prep English 12
                            Creative Writing
                           College Composition
 
 
John Chaya has been an English Teacher at Spotswood High School for 19 years. He has a BA from Cornell University, an MEd from Pennsylvania State University, and has completed coursework toward an EdD at Teachers' College Columbia University. Previously, Mr. Chaya taught courses in Composition and Rhetoric to students at Penn State. Mr. Chaya was a Naval Officer from 1989 to 1993, stationed on the USS Dahlgren (DDG 43) out of Norfolk, Virginia.  While in the Navy, he was also an OSHA Instructor.  Mr. Chaya has also worked in the music industry as a Buyer for a record store chain in Pennsylvania and West Virginia, and as a DJ. Mr. Chaya resides in East Brunswick, NJ.