Sydney Lewis, an educator and activist originally from Atlanta, GA, is in her fourth year as a Brooklyn teacher and school coordinator. She holds an M.A. in Elementary Inclusive Education from Teachers College and currently teaches first grade at PS 191 in Manhattan. Prior to moving to New York and beginning her teaching career, Sydney graduated from Wesleyan University, where she studied Sociology and Psychology, founded a local summer preschool program, and managed the Bayit, Wesleyan’s on-campus Jewish community program house. During the summer, she teaches at Hollingworth Science Camp. Outside of the classroom, Sydney is most often reading, running, or exploring the wonders of New York City.