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Alexis Betancourt

Instructional Support Specialist

212 998 5085

Alexis Betancourt, ED.M (sociology and education), provides on-site consultation services to middle and high school educators to address the social and academic challenges of students in the ASD Nest Program. Alexis taught as an NYC Teaching Fellow in a variety of special education settings, including an ASD-only classroom model in New York City and Westchester County public schools for six years. During her time as an educator she also spent two years as an instructional coach and training academy director with the NYC Teaching Fellows program. Working with the NYC Teaching Fellows she provided direct and indirect consultation services to experienced and inexperienced teachers to support rigorous academic outcomes across public schools in a variety of classroom settings. She is interested in the intersectionality of race, socioeconomic status and the classification of students with disabilities as it relates to academic outcomes in multiple school settings.