At Fordham High School for the Arts, Linda serves as both a CTE Drama Teacher and Work Based Learning Coordinator. Linda utilizes scaffolded career and development units to prepare 9-12th grade students for workplace experiences with the school’s arts-based partners.
21st Century Skills Building Initiative
During the 2016-17 academic year, Linda will work to continue to place up to 16 students in arts and cultural based organizations. Throughout the year she focuses on giving students timely feedback based on school and worksite performance.
Building Block Spotlight: Personal Mindset
A student in our skills lab encounters a challenge during an assigned administrative task. Instead of stressing out, they take a deep breath and brainstorm different response scenarios.They have practiced this skill daily in our skills lab, which stresses exercises that require flexibility in response... much like everyday life does.