Irene Hall, Ed.D.

Instructor
732-564-9100 ext. 10

Dr. Hall teaches in the 400-hour Alternate Route program at the Newark location through the Center for Effective School Practices (CESP).

A founder and leader of the Discovery Charter School in Newark, Dr. Hall has over 30 years of experience in the education field. Under her leadership Discovery Charter School was ranked the highest performing K-8 charter school in New Jersey in 2014 and listed among the 2018 top 50 elementary and middle schools in the state. She co-facilitates three phases of the Rutgers Alternate Route course of study in collaboration with Dr. Renier Pierantoni and Mr. Mohammed Kabbani.

Dr. Hall received an Ed.D. in Teaching and Learning from Harvard University, where she was editor of the Harvard Educational Review. She has an M.A. in Special Education from Radford University, and has a B.A. in Social Studies Education from Roanoke College.