School #5 Teacher of the Year

Alaina Chip

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” ~ Marcus Aurelius, Meditations


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 Alaina graduated from Washington Township High School in Gloucester County
Douglass College, Rutgers University New Brunswick-Bachelor of Arts: HistoryTeachers College, Columbia University New York

-Masters degree Learning Disabilities

Alaina has 19 years teaching experience in public schools, having taught in Montville and Basking Ridge before coming to Belleville in 2004. She holds 3 NJ standard teaching certificates and is the current Vice President of the Belleville Education Association. She is also a 200 hour certified Yoga Instructor registered with Yoga Alliance and currently teaches Yoga part time.