Debbie Hadley

Science Writer and Educator

Education

B.A. in Political Science, Rutgers University

Introduction

  • Science educator with 25 years of experience
  • Brings hands-on science and nature programs to camps and schools through her WILD Jersey program

 

Experience

Debbie Hadley is a science writer and educator specializing in entomology. Over the last 10 years, she has written more than 1,000 articles about spiders, arthropods, insects, and other science-related topics. Her writing now focuses on genealogy through her blog, BringOutYerDead.com.

Debbie was a teacher with more than 25 years of professional experience. She also has a background as a marine science field instructor, a park naturalist, and the director of an urban gardening program. She volunteered on 13 Earthwatch projects and traveled the world on these expeditions. Earthwatch is a nonprofit environmental organization uniting scientists and individuals for global betterment. 

Debbie is the owner of the hands-on, traveling science and nature education program, WILD Jersey. Through her business, she brings hands-on learning programs to camps, schools, and other groups. Debbie is a certified Outdoor Educator through the National Outdoor Leadership School. She also holds a designation as a certified Master Gardener and scuba diver.

Education

Hadley holds a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University.

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