Dr. Michael DeAntonio has three decades of experience as an educator and administrator in public education. He is the Executive Director at Buxmont Academy, one of the IIRP’s model programs. He served as an instructor in the Department of Secondary Education at Kutztown University, in Kutztown, Pennsylvania, and as an educational liaison for Buxmont Academy in the role of consultant. Prior to that, Michael was principal at Fleetwood Area School District for six years and assistant principal at Upper Merion Area High School for seven years. Michael is also a member on the board of directors for the Pennsylvania Association of Student Assistance Professionals (PASAP) for the past 4 years.
His experience ranges from middle school science teacher to instructor of graduate students preparing to enter the field of secondary school administration. Michael's doctoral dissertation focused on the role that restorative practices play in Pennsylvania high schools.
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