Meet Mónica Santiago
Dean of Virtual Education
Mrs. Monica Santiago joined ResponsiveEd in 2015, bringing with her 17 years of experience in public schools. She currently serves as ResponsiveEd’s Dean of Virtual Education,
Prior to becoming an administrator, she taught all content areas in elementary school, mathematics in junior high school, and education courses at the university level. She earned her Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Pace University, and her Masters of Science in Urban and Multicultural Education from the College of Mount Saint Vincent.
Over the years, she has acquired a diverse set of knowledge and skills related to curriculum, teaching and learning. She believes in meeting students’ needs with purpose and creativity. Mrs Santiago is passionate about the positive role that virtual education can have in helping our students prepare for life beyond school. She believes that an educator’s mission is to bring relevance to content and excitement to a student’s learning experience. She embraces the belief that we are preparing students for our global economy and, therefore, roles that may not yet exist – so, we must prepare them to be competitive in that reality!