Michael P. Moriarty, NBCT
Michael Moriarty, Career Pathways Coordinator, supports Career and Technical Education (CTE) initiatives for teacher professional development and school programming through project design, curricular and implementation support, and fundraising. Michael taught in Chicago Public Schools for 7 years teaching high school mathematics at Bowen and Morgan Park High Schools. During this time, he was awarded by the Southside Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Year Award, earned National Board Teacher Certification, represented the state in mathematics standards implementation for the Illinois Federation of Teachers, and has published lessons used by over 250,000+ teachers. Michael received his Bachelor’s Degree from Illinois State University in Secondary Mathematics Education and a Master’s Degree from Roosevelt University in Teacher Leadership. For the past nine years, Michael is a Quest Center coordinator who has developed the Instructors Apprenticeship program with a passion for advocating for climate justice and green advanced manufacturing.