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Richard Hogg – Collegiate Institute for Math & Science (Bx)

Richard Hogg – Collegiate Institute for Math & Science (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education. MLK Jr. This is my favorite quote because I am product and advocate for the experience of learning is a on-going journey…

Jennifer Colon – PS 16 (SI)

Jennifer Colon – PS 16 (SI)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Every kid is one caring adult away from being a success story.” Josh Shipp What are the most rewarding parts of your job? Being able to touch the lives of so many children to help them reach their full potential. School Information 195 Daniel Low Terrace Staten Island…

Orfelina Cisneros  – Academy of the City Charter School (Qns)

Orfelina Cisneros – Academy of the City Charter School (Qns)

What is your favorite quote and why? “The time is always right to do what is right.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. because there is always an opportunity to start fresh. What are the most rewarding parts of your job? The SEL of the students School Information 3129 60th St Queens 11377   Election/Assembly District…

Elena Chin  – PS 64Q Joseph P. Addabbo (Qns)

Elena Chin – PS 64Q Joseph P. Addabbo (Qns)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it. Right is right even if no one is doing it”. I believe children must learn to be leaders not followers. They must develop the confidence to do the right thing no matter what everyone else is doing. Peer pressure…

Susan Bobb – Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists (Bx)

Susan Bobb – Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Intelligence plus character-that is the true goal of education.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. What are the most rewarding parts of your job? I love when our alumni visit the school and share their journeys with other scholars. Years Counseling:  8 School Address: 928 Simpson Street Bronx 10459…

Vincent Lumetta – World Journalism Preparatory School (Qns)

Vincent Lumetta – World Journalism Preparatory School (Qns)

What is your favorite quote and why? Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts. What are the most rewarding parts of your job? Knowing that my actions and intentions are not always understood or appreciated but in the end are invaluable.  Years Counseling:  30+ School Address:…

Mohammed Ali – Bronx Engineering and Technology Academy (Bx)

Mohammed Ali – Bronx Engineering and Technology Academy (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how you will do it.” I normally have a new quote each year and this has been my favorite so far. It’s my favorite because I feel this helps me determine the “why” I…

Malinda Diaz-Proeve ~ Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists (Bx)

Malinda Diaz-Proeve ~ Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. -Maya Angelou This is my favorite quote because it speaks to the power of human interactions and connections. As counselors, we are the…

Leightoya Johnson – Excelsior Preparatory High School (Qns)

Leightoya Johnson – Excelsior Preparatory High School (Qns)

What is your favorite quote and why? Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” Maria Robinson I am a strong proponent of young people understanding that perfection is a myth. I want them to know that in life we all make mistakes and…

Kristeine Flynn- The Longwood Academy Of Discovery (Bx)

Kristeine Flynn- The Longwood Academy Of Discovery (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Every child deserves a champion- an adult who will never give up on them, who understands the power of connection, and insists that they become the best that they can possibly be” What are the most rewarding parts of your job? The most rewarding parts of my job…