Phone: (610)363-6400, Ext. 41500


Degrees and Certifications:

Degrees - B.A. English from the University of NebraskaPost-bach Cert. in Secondary Ed. from the University of NebraskaM.Ed. in Reading from Edinboro UniversityAreas of Certification - Reading Specialist (K-12) English (7-12)Social Studies (6-8)

Mrs. Julie Alconera

Mrs. Alconera is one of the reading specialists here at Downingtown East.  She started teaching here in 2012 and has taught Direct Instruction English/Read180, Reading Foundations, and Content Comprehension classes, as well as co-teaching in Level II English classes.  She is the faculty advisor for the American Sign Language (ASL) club.  She lives in the West Chester Area with her husband Edgar, and children, Noah, Lana, and Nolan.  In her spaee time she likes to read (mostly children's books) and enjoys being outdoors.