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About Dave

As part of his scholarship to a graduate creative writing program in South Florida, David Karpel taught five semesters of English Composition and worked as an editor on the school literary magazine. Starting in public schools in 2002 and moving to Jewish schools in 2004, David has taught students in 5th -12th Grade. For the last 12 years, he has taught all levels of High School English and Social Studies in South Florida Jewish schools.
When not teaching, grading papers, reading, cooking, or otherwise spending time with family, he is a staff writer and the poetry editor for Hevria, an online Jewish blog, and he regularly practices Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.