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The History of Taryn Phelan

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Ms. Phelan hanging out in the social studies office

Ms. Phelan hanging out in the social studies office

Ms. Phelan hanging out in the social studies office

Shannon Ryan and Megan Mali

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Taryn Phelan is Rye High Schools newest social studies teacher. She grew up on Fire Island, New York. The Rye City School District offered her “an excellent teaching job in a wonderful school district.” When asked what her favorite part of working at Rye High School is, she said ” I love everyone in this department and I have really energetic and smart students in all my classes.”

Ms. Phelan had really influential social studies teachers growing up, who made class very fun and interesting. This allowed her to know she wanted to be a social studies teacher when she grew up.

Junior Hannah Friedrich said “I don’t even have her as a teacher, but ever since I met her she has stood out to me for how much she cares about students. It’s awesome being able to talk to her about literally anything and receive a thoughtful and engaging response back.”

When asked about Ms. Phelan, junior Isabel Castro said, “Taryn Phelan is the best social studies teacher I have ever had. She connects with every student on a personal and professional level. The work will always get done and you will always have fun while doing it.”

Her favorite hobbies outside of school include, lacrosse, tennis, reading and skiing. And one interesting fact about Ms.Phelan is that she has taken a boat to school before.

 

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