Robert comes to EYC Academy as a trained educator and lifelong student. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Illinois-Springfield. Robert moved from his hometown of Belleville, IL to St. Louis and taught high school English for 3 years. He also worked as an English tutor and logistical coordinator for a tutoring company and educational tech startup. Robert’s long-term goal is to become a licensed school psychologist, specializing in autism and LGBTQ+ issues. He feels that working with the team at EYC Academy is the perfect fit for his passion in teaching.