Lynnette Alvarez

 

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

I grew up in Brooklyn and my first language was both English and Spanish. 

 

Where did you go to college?

I attended Hunter College and I am now at Lehman College working on my Masters.

What was your favorite book in middle school?

My favorite middle school book was The Face on The Milk Carton by Caroline Cooney.

 

What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

The best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange is the community.

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

 enjoy spending time with family and friends.  

What is your favorite quote?

"To teach is not to transfer knowledge but to create the possibilities for the production or construction of knowledge" - Paulo Freire

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