Dr. Diane Stephanie Bloom joins the Department of Elementary and
Bilingual Education as an assistant professor.
Bloom has served as an assistant professor, as well as an advisor and
coordinator, in the Department of Elementary,
Middle School and Secondary Education at the Kean-Ocean campus
in Toms River, N.J.
She previously served as the assistant dean, as well as the director of
student teaching and certification, for the College of Education at
Monmouth University. She has been a teacher, school district
administrator, and director of statewide writing assessment for the New
Jersey State Department of Education. She is responsible for developing
the "New Jersey Registered Holistic Scoring Method for Writing
She holds an Ed.D. from Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey, an
M.A. from Rowan University and a B.S. from University of Minnesota.