Michele currently teaches U.S. history and debate, as well as coaches the Debate Team, at Jerome High School. She has also been Senior Project Coordinator and Fine Arts Department Chair, and has taught Fundamentals of Oral Communication as an adjunct instructor at CSI. In her testimony, Michele wrote: “CSI allowed me to take all my core courses at a fraction of the cost of a 4-year university. I left CSI with zero debt, but a first class education.”
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