Loretta Clemente is Atmosphere's 8th Grade English Achievement Teacher. Ms. Clemente has two Master’s Degrees; one Master of Science in School Counseling and Mental Health, and a Master of Arts in Applied Linguistics and TESOL. Ms. Clemente is certified in School Counseling (SCO), as well as in ESOL, K-12. Ms. Clemente has 14 years of experience in education, teaching both K-12 and training and supervising new teachers for the Teaching Fellows Program in NYC. She is also a current faculty member at Hofstra University teaching summer classes and performing research. Ms. Clemente specializes in SEL, and is very passionate about ensuring all students feel valued and safe in the classroom, as well as advancing educational equity to empower our young people.