Third Grade Team

Jekia Brockman, Third Grade Co-Teacher

Ms. Brockman is graduate of Wellesley College earning her B.A. in Psychology and a minor inEducation: Teaching and Learning Studies. She is certified in Elementary Education Grades 1-6 in Massachusetts. This is both her first year of teaching and first year at Harlem Link. Ms. Brockman enjoys listening to music, dancing, and watching TV.

Jo Cabey, Third Grade Co-Teacher

Ms. Cabey graduated Cum Laude from Claflin University with a B.A. in Mass Communications and her Masters in Teaching from Relay Graduate School of Education. She has her certification to teach Grades K-6 from Arkansas. This is her sixth year teaching and first year at Harlem Link. She loves to cook new dishes and loves to travel during the holidays.

Crystal Diaz, Third Grade Co-Teacher

Ms. Diaz earned her B.A. in Sociology with a minor in Childhood Education from Lehman College, and earned her Masters of Science in Childhood Education and Special Education from Metropolitan College of New York. She is certified to teach General Education grades 1-6 in New York. This is her third year teaching at Harlem Link. Ms. Diaz enjoys traveling, baking and spending time with her family.

Stacia Williams, Third Grade Co-Teacher

Ms. Williams received her B.A. in Education and History from Nyack College. She is currently completing her Master’s in Special Education at Lehman College. She would like to further her education at Teachers College Columbia University in Educational Leadership. This is her sixth year teaching, and second year at Harlem Link. She has been to every state in America, she loves to ride on roller coasters, and loves the beach but has never been in the water.

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“Two-teacher teams promote student engagement through well-rehearsed and executed lessons, either by simultaneously differentiating the same lesson to different groups or partner teaching the lesson.”

(SUNY renewal report, 2013)