Judith Ann Rabin is a high school history and social studies teacher who lives in Asbury Park, New Jersey. She attended University of Mass in Amherst and Rutgers University and has a degree in Political Science. She received her Master of Teaching degree from Monmouth University in Long Branch, NJ in 2006. Formerly, Rabin worked as a reporter for Scripps Howard News Services in Washington DC and then spent 20 years as the Director of Marketing and Communications for a financial services company. After 9/11 she decided to pursue a career in education. Her area of interest and research in graduate school was on No Child Left Behind. She has been a contributor to SchoolsMatter since its inception in 2005.