Cynthia J. Felix
Cynthia J. Felix is a highly respected and accomplished educator who has served culturally and linguistically diverse students in the NYCDOE for 29 years in a variety of roles including Senior Director of Bilingual Programs, Network Leader, Deputy Network Leader, Instructional Support Specialist, Administrator of Special Education, Curriculum Specialist, Director of Parent Outreach, Director of Title VII Programs, Director of Bilingual/ESL Programs, Bilingual and Monolingual Teacher and her favorite PTA Mom. During that time, she has been instrumental in the planning, development, implementation and expansion of bilingual education programs from assessment and evaluation to content and curriculum. She is dedicated to ensuring all students, in particular multilingual learners and students with disabilities, have access to and receive a high quality education. She has presented at many national and local conferences and has served as a guest lecturer at colleges and universities. In addition, she is an active member of various professional organizations and serves as trustees on several community boards.
She is a proud alumnus of NYC public schools and graduated summa cum laude from Brooklyn College with an Advanced Certificate in School Administration & Supervision, a Master’s Degree in Special Education and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education & Speech.