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Summer Principals Academy
The Education Leadership Program in the Department of Organization and Leadership
Samantha Schwartz is an Instructional Coach at the Jeffrey M. Rapport School for Career Development in the South Bronx. Her schools is a District 75 high school that serves students with emotional behavioral disabilities. Samantha plans and facilitates school-wide professional development, mentors new teachers, and serves as the school's Test Coordinator. Prior to becoming a coach, she taught 11th grade English, chaired the school's Assessment Team, and graduated from the city's Teacher Leadership Program. She also served on the Chancellor's Teacher Advisory Group. Samantha was a New York City Teaching Fellow and has worked with the program as a Teacher Development Coach and interviewer. As a SPA student, she looks forward to developing into a school leader that supports teachers in developing curriculum and a school culture that promotes perseverance and understanding of the needs of diverse learners.