The ESC team provides highly engaging, experimental, hands-on learning experiences for both students and teachers. The team is always available to work with you and your class, ensuring a memorable experience at ESC. Contact us at ESC@schools.nyc.gov.
Christine graduated from F.I.T. with a Bachelors degree in Marketing and a minor in Art History but decided that her real calling was in education. After earning a Masters degree in Education from St. Johns University, Christine joined the NYCDOE as an elementary science teacher. For the past 17 years she has worn many hats, including technology staff developer, manager of the Court Square Technology Center and grant writer. Christine earned her Administrative Degree from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. Christine’s passion for educating students and teachers on the importance of preservation and conservation makes her a perfect fit for ESC.firstname.lastname@example.org
Tracy graduated from Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan with a Bachelors degree in Biology and Chemistry and then moved to Brooklyn where she taught middle school science for six years. Tracy has a Masters degree in Secondary Science Education from City College and is currently pursuing a second Masters degree in Biology with the Advanced Inquiry Program through Miami University and the Wildlife Conservation Society. In her first year at ESC, Tracy collaborated with Cornell University Cooperative Extension to develop and maintain a hydroponic research email@example.com
After earning a Bachelors degree in Biology from Molloy College, Fabiana continued her education at SUNY Stony Brook and completed her Masters degree in Geosciences with a concentration in Hydrogeology. She began her professional career as an environmental educator for local gardens and museums and then continued on to be a laboratory technician for the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. In 2003, Fabiana was inspired to join the NYC Teaching Fellows and earned a Masters degree in teaching from Pace University. For the last 10 years, she has been a high school Earth Science teacher in Brooklyn. firstname.lastname@example.org
Lori graduated from Siena College with a finance degree and after several years in the business world decided that teaching was her calling. She continued on to Pace University to obtain a Master’s degree in Early Childhood and Special Education. Lori began teaching as a Special Education teacher in South Richmond Hill for seven years and now works part time at ESC. While here at the ESC, Lori focuses on early childhood science curriculum to instill in young scientists a love for email@example.com
LaToya taught Living Environment/Biology at The Bronx High School of Science. She has experience working as a process engineer, and has done vaccine development and modeling. She has a Bachelors degree in Biology from Wofford College, a Masters degree in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology from University of Pittsburgh and an M.S.Ed. in Science Education from Lehman College. She is currently a Ph.D. student at CUNY Graduate Center.firstname.lastname@example.org
Kristin received her Bachelors degree in Elementary Education from Hofstra University, and her Masters degree in Teaching Literacy from St. John’s University. She taught sixth grade science at a public intermediate school in Ridgewood, Queens for seven years. Kristin also worked as a staff developer for a STEM grant for three years, planning and implementing professional development in the areas of LEGO Robotics, Pasco Science Probes, Environmental Sustainability, and Science Literacy.email@example.com
Kathleen has worked for the NYCDOE for over 20 years in a variety of roles. She was an instructional support and math teacher at the high school level and a Technology Staff Developer and Instructional Specialist for several Title IID grants and a STEM grant. She teaches online STEM courses for PBS Teacherline and is on the Editorial Review Board for the International Society for Technology in Education. She has also supervised science teachers in the NYC Teaching Fellows program through Empire State College (SUNY). Kathleen received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Queens College, a Professional Diploma in Supervision from Hofstra University, and her Ph.D. in Education from Nova Southeastern University.firstname.lastname@example.org