Jayde Sorbello

Visiting Assistant Professor in NYU Steinhardt’s Teacher Residency and Syracuse Residency Director

Jayde Sorbello


Jayde Sorbello is a Visiting Assistant Professor and Syracuse Residency Director in NYU Steinhardt’s Teacher Residency. She received her BA in English from the University at Albany and MEd in Reading from Lynchburg College.

Her professional interests include increasing student engagement in an urban setting, using the Restorative Justice model to improve the social/emotional health of students, and expanding literacy in all content areas.

The majority of her professional career has been teaching middle school in an urban setting, but she has also taught in a rural district. At Linkhorne Middle School in Lynchburg, Virginia, she began their first reading remediation program. Most recently at Westside Academy at Blodgett in Syracuse, New York, at various times, she was English Department Chair, 7th grade Team Leader, and elected member of the School Leadership Team.