Tara Irizarry has been an educator in New York for 20 years. Born and raised in New York she attended schools with in the NYC pubic school system. She received a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies at SUNY Old Westbury on Long Island and her Masters of Science in Special Education at Brooklyn College. She has specialized in woking with children with special needs. This is her fifth year at BSNBCS. She is committed to helping develop a welcoming and academically enriching classroom for all scholars. She is excited to be continuing her career with the BSNCBS family as the Special Education Coach.