Professional Educators

Janet Langtry, Troy

  • Master's in Special Education
    Oakland University
  • Master's in Counseling
    Oakland University
  • Bachelor's in Elementary Education
    Michigan State University

Licensed Professional Counselor & Provisional Teaching Certificate


Subjects: Science, Social Studies, K-8 Math, Reading, Writing, K-12 Special Education and Counseling 


Fun Fact: Janet is a professional swim instructor and one of the most sought after instructors in the Rochester Hills area.

Aprile Klaser, Clinton Twp / Fraser

  • Masters of Counseling
    Oakland University May 2021
  • Bachelors of Arts
    English Secondary Teacher Certification
  • Minor in Spanish Secondary Teacher Certification 
  • Minor in teaching English as second language
    Oakland University  

Subjects: Reading, Writing, Spanish, K-8 Math


Fun Fact: Aprile is a member of the Chi Sigma Lota Sorority at Oakland University and it also a member of the Counseling Honor Society. 

Mary Kaven-Barron , Howell / Brighton

  • Masters in Reading Education
    Eastern Michigan University
  • Bachelor of Science in Education with endorsements in Child Development & Social Studies Michigan State University 

Subjects: Reading, Writing, Social Studies


Fun Facts: Mary is a mom to three adult men all of whom participated in sports programs while balancing the needs of their education! Mary is also a grandma to a grandson who is just starting kindergarten this school year.  Mary designed a company that develops diversity education for schools & businesses. 

Sunil Upadhyay, Troy / Birmingham

  • Doctor of Philosophy  - Pathology
    Wayne State University
  • Bachelor of Science  - Molecular Biology
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Subjects: K-12 Math, Science, Biology


Fun Facts: Sunil has over 12 publications and recently completed his Clinical Research Certification from Eastern Michigan University.

Genie Dungjen

  • Masters of Education
    Wayne State University
  • Bachelor of Education
    Wayne State University

Subjects: K-8 Math, English, Reading


Fun Facts: Genie has two high school boys. In her free time she enjoys watching her children participate in Jiu-Jitsu.