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emily teaches (and learns from) NYC's best and brightest young people.

Through her work with Creative Connections and SEO Scholars, Emily has served as a teacher, mentor, and college counselor to hundreds of middle and high school students throughout the city's five boroughs. She believes in fostering warm, creative, affirming environments in which students feel known, heard, and valued for their uniqueness and potential. She believes that good teaching is inherently social justice-oriented and explicitly anti-racist, and that arts education is both indispensable and revolutionary in today's world.