René Antrop-González, who teaches bilingual education/ESL courses, has experience teaching English as a second language (ESL) at the elementary, secondary, and college levels in Puerto Rico and the United States. His research interests include African American and Latin@ sociology of education, urban school reform, African American and Latin@ high achievers, and Latin@ youth in the New Latin@ Diaspora.
Antrop-González received his A.A. from Valencia Community College, a B.A. in Spanish from the University of Central Florida, a M.Ed. in the teaching of English as a second language at the Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico and his Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction with an emphasis in bilingual education from the Pennsylvania State University.
Prior to joining the faculty at Dalton State College, Antrop-González was a faculty member in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where he supported the preparation of second language teachers.