Andrea is a 3rd grade teacher and instructional coach in New York City’s public school system. Her focus is on early childhood literacy instruction but she's also passionate about curriculum development, especially project-based learning. As a Teacher Leader, she hosts pre-service teachers in partnership with the NYC Teaching Collaborative. In her vast amounts of spare time, she also works as a member of the Cult of Pedagogy team. When not at or on her way to a café, Andrea can usually be found at a computer with a cat on her lap.