Erin Green, M.Ed
Ms. Green is a passionate educator, student, writer, and activist, and is thrilled to be joining NYOS Charter School as a fifth grade teacher for the 2019-2020 school year. Ms. Green is a native Austinite and a graduate of the University of Texas, earning a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and her master’s degree in curriculum and instruction with a focus on social studies education. She has taught both elementary and middle school, specializing in integrated social studies and language arts curriculum centered around social justice and the voices of the marginalized. She was recently published in the national publication, Social Studies and the Young Learner, and has presented her innovative approaches to social studies and language arts education across the country at the National Conference for the Social Studies in both Washington DC and San Francisco, as well as at the National Conference for Teachers of English in Houston. She is a lifelong learner and educator, dedicated to working alongside and learning from her students and their communities.
Check out some videos, articles, and blog posts featuring Erin’s work with her scholars.
Inquiry Through the Lens of Identity, Erin Green and Dr. Katherina Payne in Social Studies and the Young Learner
Using Technology to Foster Civic Engagement, Erin Green on EdWeek
I Wish I Didn’t Want to be a Teacher, Erin Green on The Huffington Post
The Conversations Adults are Afraid to Have, Erin Green on The Huffington Post