• Mathematics/Business Education Department

     

    Mission Statements

    The mission of the Mathematics Department is to provide an educational experience in mathematics that prepares students to be independent learners and develop sound reasoning, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills necessary to compete in a global society.  Our goal is to build strong teacher-student relationships that promote trust, student self-advocacy and risk-taking.

    The mission of the Business Education Department is to promote the development of students to become productive citizens in a rapidly changing world by providing essential business experiences, computer and information technology and partnerships. We believe the knowledge, skills and ethics taught are necessary to prepare students to be collaborative, technologically and financially literate in today’s competitive global business environment. 

     

     

 Andre Zabrodsky

Phone: (708) 449-2223

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Andre Zabrodsky

Department Chair

 David Appelman

Phone: (708) 202-3491

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David Appelman

Mathematics

 Monique Burey-Ballard

Phone: (708) 202-1788

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Monique Burey-Ballard

Business Education

 Monica Evans

Phone: (708) 202-1654

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Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Education, Master of Arts Degree in Occupational Education, certified Career Technical Business Education teacher

Monica Evans

Business Education

Mrs. Monica Evans is a highly seasoned and dedicated Business Teacher and has been teaching for over 35 years. She is a graduate of Chicago State University where she received a Bachelors Degree in Business Education and a Masters Degree in Occupational Education. She is a certified Career Technical Business Education teacher. She has received and has  been nominated for numerous awards such as “The Who’s Who Among American High School Teachers and the Golden Apple Teacher Award.

She is honored to work at Proviso East and loves teaching a variety of classes to the students in the Business Academy.  She is also the Inter-Related  Cooperative Work Coordinator and DECA Club Sponsor.

She has a passion to teach motivate and encourage students to help them become all they can through education. Her motto that she lives by is “All Students Can Learn with the proper guidance and tools”

 Hannah Henry

Phone: (708) 202-9520

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Hannah Henry

Mathematics

 Daniel Kram

Phone: (708) 449-9503

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Daniel Kram

Mathematics (DREAM)

 Angela Lanzillotti

Phone: (708) 449-9056

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Angela Lanzillotti

Mathematics

 Sandretta Lindsey

Phone: (708) 449-9036

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Sandretta Lindsey

Mathematics

 Courtney O'Connell

Phone: (708) 449-3497

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Courtney O'Connell

Mathematics

 Richard Pittman

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Richard Pittman

Business Education

Mr. Pittman teaches Business Education classes after a long career working for advertising agencies, including serving as VP for Leo Burnett – the largest advertising agency in Chicago. He worked with dozens of consumer marketing companies including Home Depot, Taco Bell, Kellogg's and United Airlines, to name just a few. He tries to bring real world experiences to his students. He also hopes to prepare students for the challenges they will face in the workplace, and he challenges students to examine and analyze the business they encounter all around them.

He and his wife live in Elmhurst. They have two daughters and a son who are all post-college and pursuing their careers. The family recently added a rescue dog named 'Izzy' to the fray.

 Michele Saporito

Phone: (708) 449-9504

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Michele Saporito

Mathematics

 Jesus Soto

Phone: (708) 449-9890

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Jesus Soto

Mathematics (Emergent Bilingual)

 Carisa Tran

Phone: (708) 449-9590

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Carisa Tran

Mathematics

 Miguel Uribe-Lopez

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Miguel Uribe-Lopez

Mathematics (Emergent Bilingual)

 Ryan Walker

Phone: (708) 449-9506

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Ryan Walker

Mathematics (DREAM)

 Maureen Werner

Phone: (708) 449-9052

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Maureen Werner

Mathematics