Chantal O'Connell, M.A.T.: Education Coordinator


Chantal O’Connell, M.A.T.

Chantal O’Connell, M.A.T., Education Coordinator for Newport Academy, has a passion and love for learning that she is inspired to instill in people of all ages, and teenagers in particular. Her experience includes online and in-person education for adults, as well as teaching in a high school classroom. Chantal specializes in alternative methods of education and in facilitating an individualized approach to academics, in which students can succeed through finding the methods and practices that work best for them.

Newport Academy…in her own words

“Newport Academy means success, empowerment, and finding oneself. I love making an impact on students, especially students who have lost their love of learning.” —Chantal O’Connell

Select Achievements

  • Master’s degree in education from Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut
  • Undergraduate degree in English from Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, Connecticut
  • Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), CPR, and First Aid certifications