Linda Curtis- Bey
Linda Curtis-Bey began her career in education as a teacher in Brooklyn, New York. She is currently the Chief Academic Officer and Deputy Cluster Leader for over 300 schools in Cluster 2, New York City. Before taking this position, she was the Director of Mathematics and Science for all NYC schools for eight years. Linda has worked on several state and national initiatives including: the Math Advisory Committee for the New York State Education Department; the Presidential Council of Advisors on Science and Technology; the Mathematics Feedback Group of the Common Core State Standards Initiative; and, the Joint Task Force on the Common Core State Standards (commissioned by the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators, the Association of State Supervisors of Mathematics, the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics). Linda has taught undergraduate and graduate students at Brooklyn College and Bank Street College. She holds a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College, a M.S. in Occupational and Environmental Health from Hunter College and an Ed. M. from Teachers College. Linda is a member of the 2009 Urban Education Leaders Program at Teachers College, Columbia University where she is completing her doctorate in Urban Educational Leadership.