Christopher Rivera

Dr. Christopher Rivera is the East Carolina University (ECU) Regional Director for the New Teacher Support Program (NC NTSP).  He has a PhD in Special Education from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte and has nearly 20 years of teaching experience. His work and research has revolved around teaching academic skills to culturally and linguistically diverse students with extensive support needs. Furthermore his work has also focused on preparing pre-service and in-service educators. 

When Dr. Rivera is not teaching or supporting students, families, and colleagues; He can be found spending quality time with his family or fishing from his kayak with his friends.