A native of Storrs, Connecticut, Mr. Zito has been at Norfolk Academy since 2005. He currently teaches 7th and 9th Grade English and serves as Assistant Coach for the Varsity Boys' Basketball Team. Mr. Zito also directs Breakthrough at Norfolk Academy. Mr. Zito graduated with High Honors from Wesleyan University in 2005 with a double-major in French Studies and The College of Letters – an interdisciplinary major for the study of European literature, history, and philosophy. He completed his Master of Arts from the Middlebury College Bread Loaf School of English in 2008, receiving the Freeman Fiction Prize from Bread Loaf that same year.