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Keith Hughes is from New Britain, Connecticut and moved to the North Raleigh area 9 years ago. He currently holds two degrees in both Psychology and Elementary Education upon graduating from Southern Connecticut State University (located in New Haven, CT). His educational experiences stem from a long-term substitute position at the fifth, third, sixth, and seventh grade level as well as supporting underprivileged/ at-risk 16-24 yr. old students, in the area of mathematics, obtain their GED. Keith has been with Wake County public schools more than nine years and is extremely exicted to be working with your child! Growing up, Mr. Hughes loved poetry as well as Chicken Soup with Rice, by Maurice Sendak. As a child, he didn’t quite know what he wanted to do until he began explaining recreational games to younger children. Watching them enjoy playing what they had learned sparked a passion. That is when he knew he had the desire and ability to teach.