Debra Schwartzreich is an associate teacher in our extended day 3s program in Classroom 3. Debra grew up in Mamaroneck, NY, and now lives on the Upper East Side. She graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in art history and conservation from the University of Delaware. While at UD, Debra began teaching children in the local museums. After graduation, she began teaching art programs at the Jewish Museum. She teaches Sunday drop-in art classes and an afterschool program for ages three and up. She loves to talk about and create artworks based on children's ideas. Debra is currently working toward her master’s degree in early childhood education at CUNY Hunter. She has been at the JCC since 2014 and our nursery school since 2015. Debra has also worked in several other JCC young families programs, including Havurah, 2s Together, My Little Clubhouse, afterschool programs, and day camp. Debra is excited to explore this year with Anna, Amy, and Pumpkin in Classroom 3.