Michael DeNobile is an educator, writer, consultant, and student of Viktor Franklian logotherapy. He enjoys writing on a multitude of subjects, including education, literature, history, psychology, philosophy, health and science, movies, music, and nature. If there is a topic you would like Mr. DeNobile to write about, don't hesitate to contact him!
Don’t aim at success. The more you aim at it and make it a target, the more you are going to miss it. For success, like happiness, cannot be pursued; it must ensue, and it only does so as the unintended side effect of one’s personal dedication to a cause greater than oneself.
- Viktor Frankl
English Department Chair, Dr. R. Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School
Collaboratively coach and mentor a team of about 15-20 teachers as part of an Instructional Leadership Team. Rewrote, vertically aligned curriculum in grades 6-12. Advised journalism and film clubs.
Adjunct English Professor, Westchester Community College
Teach introductory English courses in academic writing, research, ad literary criticism.
English Teacher, Various Schools
I have taught English, journalism, and religion; have advised school newspapers, and honor societies; and have volunteered as the teacher liaison for Parent Teacher Associations at the following schools:
Dr. R. Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School, Bronx, NY, 2017-19
Center for Instruction, Technology, & Innovation, Mexico, NY, 2016-17
Hendrick Hudson High School, Montrose, NY, 2014-16
Saint Barnabas High School, Bronx, NY, 2010-14
John Philip Sousa MS 142, Bronx, NY, 2007-10
Viktor Frankl Institute of Logotherapy, Abilene, TX
Core curriculum makes students eligible for Academic Associate credential from VFIL. Upon completion, Mr. DeNobile will earn an international Diplomate Certificate in Logo-Philosophy & Existential Analysis.
College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY
Mr. DeNobile earned his Initial Advanced Certificate in School Building Leadership (2/1/2021), and his Professional Advanced Certificate in School District Leadership (4/2/2021).
Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY
Mr. DeNobile earned his Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing with a focus in Fiction.
College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, NY
Mr. DeNobile earned his Bachelor of Art in English, a minor in World Religions, and a Master of Science in Urban & Multicultural Education. He also earned his dual-certification in Secondary English and Students with Disabilities.