Our staff has previous experience on NYCDOE Committee on Special Education and Charter School Leadership Teams. The Linda School has staff that implemented from scratch, a special education program for a Bronx charter school.
A Teaching Fellow Program was established with the College of Mount Saint Vincent and the charter high school.
ICT (Integrated Co-Teaching) classes were established; along with Related Services of Speech and Language and Counseling.
A Linda School Team Member is also an Adjunct Professor at The College of Mount Saint Vincent in the Education Department teaching an advanced special education graduate course.
Our team also establish an ENL (English as a New Language) program for Multi-Language Learners (MLL) students speaking Spanish and French.
A highly effective professional development program was establish on a weekly basis.
We create School Comprehensive Education Plans (SCEP), Coaching Teachers, Implementing highly effective RtI (Response to Interventions) Layered Systems, IEP (Individual Education Plan) Program Compliance, services for ELL (English Language Learners) and Implementing MTSS (Multi-Tiered System Supports) 1) Professional Development 2) Curriculum Design 3) PBIS 4) RtI
5) Team Building and 6) School & Community Collaboration (Family Engagement)
The Linda School believes every child can achieve and succeed.
Over the past few years, our staff has helped more than 300 students improve their study habits, comprehension, computation and test-taking skills. As a result, these students have earned better test scores and grades, and grown in self-esteem and confidence. We love celebrating those victories with our students.
In a recent survey, 96% of the parents who participated would recommend The Linda School to a friend.