Mr. Glassner helps facilitate learning for Diverse Learners and loves to help them reach their hopes and dreams. He enjoys working in education because no day is the same, and he is always challenged to grow just like our students. He appreciates Burley's emphasis on literacy and the school's authentic curriculum. Mr. Glassner is currently obtaining a Master’s of Education in Special Education. His mom was a CPS teacher for over 35 years and he himself is a CPS graduate. His first involvement in education came when he had the opportunity to intern at the Sesame Workshop in college. The Sesame Workshop is the not for profit responsible for producing anything and everything that has to do with the television show Sesame Street.
In his spare time, Mr. Glassner enjoys reading literature and participating in group fitness. He loves Gothic, Post Modern, and American Literature, and Flannery O’Connor is a favorite writer.