Chanel Paulino

 

Where did you grow up and what was your first language?

I grew up in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. My first language is Spanish. However, my mother always wanted me to learn English since I was in middle school.

What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?

Tropical weather throughout the whole year.

Where did you go to college?

PUCMM for Business Administration (Santo Domingo, RD) and Lehman College for Chemistry

What was your favorite book in middle school?

In the Times of The Butterflies by Julia Alvarez

 

What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

Having such a great time to work with that makes me feel like home. 

What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?

Spend time with my family and workout

What is your favorite quote?

"The best way to predict the future is to create it" 

"Work Hard, Get Smart. Be Good, Change the World."