Abby Wentworth

Abby joined the JCC Nursery School community in September 2019 as an assistant teacher in Classroom 8. She is currently finishing her dual-certification master’s degree from Teachers College in early childhood special and general education. She came to the JCC with diverse teaching and learning experiences, serving both public and private schools in Manhattan in self-contained and inclusive settings. Abby was born in England and grew up in Franklin Lakes, NJ.

She attended the University of Rochester, where she received a B.A. in psychology. She then taught for one year as a co-head teacher in a preschool in Fort Lee, NJ. After learning that her heart is in the classroom, she attended Teachers College for her master’s degree.