Degrees and Certifications:
M.A. Teaching and Curriculum B.S. Education
Mrs. Palluzzi grew up in Connecticut and moved to Michigan in 1999 with her husband and children. She has been living in the Chicago area since 2011 and really loves it! She and her husband have been married for many years and have three children and three grandchildren with another on the way in January! One of her daughters lives in Chicago with her husband and children. Her son also lives in Chicago and is a student at UIC. She has another daughter that lives in L.A. with her husband and daughter. Mrs. Palluzzi has a Bachelor's Degree from Southern Connecticut State University in Inter-Mediate Upper Education with an endorsement in Language Arts and a Master's Degree from Michigan State in Teaching and Curriculum with an endorsement in ESL. She was a K12 ESL teacher for many years as well as a first grade teacher. Before coming to St. Joe's, she taught Intensive English for Academic Purposes for international and immigrant students at the college level as well as Business English to international business executives. Mrs. Palluzzi loves teaching and is excited to be working at St. Joe's!