Holly Ann Brooks

Nature Explorers Support Teacher

Holly draws her inspiration in the classroom from her experiences in Montessori, Reggio Emila and Waldorf inspired classrooms. She has most recently worked as a lead teacher at Benim Academy in New City and previously as a co-teacher at Peace through Play in Chestnut Ridge. She has also worked as a private tutor for several years, providing art explorations and STEAM activities to school-aged children. She received her BFA in painting at the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University and her AMS Montessori Certification in the Infant/toddler program at West Side Montessori School. She has also completed Nature based art workshops with Strawtown Studio and Anti-bias education training at West Side Montessori School.