Faculty/Staff Bio

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Khalid Tellis



Work Phone: 860-945-7876

Year Appointed: 2016

A graduate of Eaglebrook, Loomis Chaffee, and Middlebury College, Khalid joins the Taft English Department from Amistad Academy, a renowned charter school in New Haven, Conn. Prior to his time at Amistad, Khalid served with Teach for America in Mississippi. At Middlebury, Khalid spent a semester abroad at the University of Oxford at the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. While in Oxford, he was a member of the Oxford Union Society. Next August, Khalid is expected to graduate Johns Hopkins University School of Education with a Master of Science in Education. At Taft, Khalid teaches four sections of English, lives on HDT 2, and works with the debate team.

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