Campaigns

Christina Rivera – Concourse Village Elementary School P.S. 359 (Bx)

Christina Rivera – Concourse Village Elementary School P.S. 359 (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? My favorite quote is “Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all” by Aristotle. This quote resonated with me because I strongly believe that the best learning happens when children feel loved and listened to by their educators/counselors. What are the most rewarding parts…

Andre Lamy – PS 159 (Bk)

Andre Lamy – PS 159 (Bk)

What is your favorite quote and why? My deepest fear is not that we are inadequate but that we are powerful beyond measure What are the most rewarding parts of your job? working with children everyday Years Counseling:  16 School Address: 2781 Pitkin Avenue Brooklyn NY   Electoral District Information Election/Assembly District Helpful Hint: Write…

Aisha Douglas – East Flatbush Ascend Charter School (Bk)

Aisha Douglas – East Flatbush Ascend Charter School (Bk)

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…

Raul Garcia – Explorations Academy High School (Bx)

Raul Garcia – Explorations Academy High School (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 As a Counselor I am Blessed to see my former students and noticed that the stories and moments we shared together…

Siah Hagin- P.S. 132 (Qns)

Siah Hagin- P.S. 132 (Qns)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Your story is what you have. What you will always have It is something to own” Michelle Obama What are the most rewarding parts of your job? Connecting with parents, students, and impacting families. Providing a well-needed resource that can turn a bad situation around. Being present for…

Yoauri Olivares –  Family Life Academy Charter School II (Bx)

Yoauri Olivares – Family Life Academy Charter School II (Bx)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Gmorning, love. Your best impulse, that selfless impulse, let it take the wheel. Let it drive you toward the person you dreamed you’d be.” Lin-Manuel Miranda I have many favorite quotes but this is my favorite at the moment. Often in our roles as school counselors we put…

Karol Parra – P.S./I.S. 127Q (Qns)

Karol Parra – P.S./I.S. 127Q (Qns)

What is your favorite quote and why? The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall because out of every fall comes opportunities, room for self growth and motivation to continue to become a better individual. This is my favorite quote because it provides others and myself…

Daniel Zide – PS 16 (Bk)

Daniel Zide – PS 16 (Bk)

What is your favorite quote and why? “It ain’t over till its over” by Yogi Berra because if I ever I feel down or lost, I always believe in myself to never give up and keeping trying harder. What are the most rewarding parts of your job? Helping establish our school as a No Place…

Elsie Madera – PS 199 (NY)

Elsie Madera – PS 199 (NY)

What is your favorite quote and why? “Be the Change you want to see in the world.” What are the most rewarding parts of your job? Advising students and helping families. Years Teaching: ? Electoral District Information Election/Assembly District 48/67 Judicial District: 01 Congressional District: 10 Senatorial District: 27 Council District: 06 Municipal Court District:…