Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Cynthia Fioramonti
Ms. Fioramonti was born in Melrose Park, Illinois. She graduated from Proviso East High School in Maywood, Illinois. She received an Associate Degree from Triton College in River Grove, Illinois and both her Bachelor's and Masters Degrees from Northeastern Illinois Univeristy in Chicago, Illinois. She has completed 40+ hours of post-graduate work at various colleges and universities.
She taught high school at Proviso East High School in Maywood, Illinois and at East Aurora High School in Aurora, Illinois. She taught part-time at Morton Community College in Cicero, Illinois; Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Illinois; and Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove, Illinois.
Ms. Fioramonti has been teaching high school ELA in Arizona since 2014. In Illinois she taught high school ELA for over 30 years. For ten of those years, she taught Introduction to Rhetoric, Fundamentals of Speech Communication, Interpersonal Communication, and Cinema Studies at three different community colleges.
Ms. Fioramonti also worked for nine years as "on-air" talent at WSPY-FM radio in Plano, Illinois, where she hosted news and talk shows, did live remote broadcasts at community events, and taped (prerecorded) news and weather as well as production work (commercials); she also wrote news and promotional copy.
She loves to swim, walk, garden, read, decorate, and travel. She was thrilled to travel to Paris, France in 2011 and hopes to visit Europe again. Her favorite places to vacation are Hayward, Wisconsin and San Diego, California. She has two dogs, Enzo and Bailey.
Her son William is the most important person in her life.
Ms. Fioramonti still has a passion for teaching and feels that effective communication is one of the keys to a successful life. She loves connecting with students and helping them succeed. She finds that she often learns things from them.