Natalie Lukas

Acting Director, SUTEC
BA (Hunter College), MS (L.I.U.), TEP (Hunter College)

Ms Lukas is a member of our New York City faculty, working in conjunction with the SUTEC program, she shepherds our students through their urban student teaching experience. Having taught in New York City schools for over 30 years, she is familiar with the complex NYC school system. In addition, she has helped many of our SUTEC students get jobs in New York City and continues to work with them to improve their craft. Ms. Lukas also works as a consultant in struggling schools, mentoring faculty and introducing both new methods and curricula. Ms. Lukas has spoken at many workshops and meetings. She has received many awards for her work in schools, including highest honors from JANY(Junior Achievement of New York) and Mentoring, USA.