Geniene Minkus


BA, University of Illinois at Urbana -Champaign
MA, Dominican University

Geniene Minkus is passionate about science education and about expanding of life opportunities for every student. She is an experienced teacher, leader, lecturer, and curriculum specialist. Prior to Wolcott, she was team lead of Physics at Chicago Bulls College Prep. Her Physics classroom achieved top of network growth and her team achieved network leading results similar to her own. She also created the Noble Network’s baseline curriculum for Physics, lead the Science and Physics collaboration rooms, and was a founding instructional professional development provider. Prior to Noble, Geniene graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and joined Teach for America. While earning her Masters of Education from Dominican University, Geniene worked at CPS’s Bronzeville Scholastic Institute where she contributed to the school becoming an IB World School.