Andrea is a consultant at East West Math, focusing on the elementary grades. She has received specialized training in Singapore Math from East West Math. Andrea has successfully led workshops in a variety of public, private and charter schools in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Andrea’s area of focus is number sense, the four operations, model drawing and connections to algebra in the upper elementary grades.
Andrea received her undergraduate degree from Cornell University and a J.D. from New York University; she spent the first part of her career as a corporate real estate lawyer. After a career change, Andrea studied at Bank Street College of Education while teaching at the Allen-Stevenson School, a private boys school in NYC. After receiving her Masters degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Bank Street, Andrea taught 3rd and 4th grades at The Town School in NYC for many years. Andrea has also done extensive tutoring in mathematics for children in grades 2-5. Andrea is excited to be working with teachers and schools as they adopt Singapore Math because she believes the Singapore approach is highly effective in establishing a very solid mathematical foundation for many different types of learners.