Deanne Battle - English

Deanne Battle


A New York City native, Deanne Battle comes to Thaden from the Miss Porter's School in Connecticut, where she taught world literature and creative writing. Previously, Deanne taught English and advised the first Black Student Union at the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia. Deanne began her teaching career at the City University of New York (CUNY) and has taught at the high school and college level. She holds a bachelor's degree in English literature as well as a master's degree in creative writing and cultural studies from Dartmouth College.