Shape Art provides opportunities and support for disabled artists and cultural organizations to build a more inclusive and representative cultural sector. British Library by Yinka Shonibare MBE.

PUPIL SERVICES & ACADEMIC SUPPORT

Supervisor

Jennifer Lynch

Supervisor

Department Website

Lyn Szostkiewicz

Secretary

Teachers

Ruthann August

Teacher

Julie Betancourt

Teacher

Natalie de Gruyl-Burns

Teacher

Patricia Dussault

Teacher

Barbara Ezer

Speech & Language Pathologist

Website

Michael Evitts

Teacher

Catherine Giampietro

Teacher


Karen Locke

Teacher

Website

Mary Manes

Teacher


Kate Mard

Teacher

Matt Webber

Teacher

CLASSROOM ASSISTANTS & TUTORS

Marilyn (Manny) Abbot

Classroom Assistant

Yvonne Balaban

Basic Skills Tutor


Greg Bonacker

One-to-One Assistant

Lauren Crafts

One-to-One Assistant

Mary Ann Farrell

Classroom Assistant


Christina Fisher

Vision Specialist


Daniel Liese

Classroom Assistant

Wendy Martin

Class Assistant

Lisa Russo

One-to-One Assistant

Karen Sprinthall

Classroom Assistant

Kristin Tranghese

Speech & Language Pathologist Assistant

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS (ELL)

Janine Preston

Teacher

The English Language Learners (ELL) teacher supports all ELL students who are enrolled in regular education classes.The ELL teacher meets with students during scheduled blocks to provide instruction in English Language Development as well as Content Area Instruction. Individualized, as well as group instruction, enable ELL students to become proficient in reading, writing, listening and speaking while being fully immersed in the mainstream with their peers. Accommodations and modifications are made by content area teachers, as well as the ELL teacher, to ensure all ELL students have full access to the curriculum.