First Name

Emily

Last Name

Fields

Bio

Emily Fields is a graduate of New York University with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and a master’s in Mathematics Education. Emily is a Math for America Master Teacher and is proud to be the STEAM Creative Director at The Young Women’s Leadership School of Astoria – an all-girls public school where she has been teaching math and computer science for the past 7 years. As an educator at an Apple Distinguished school, Emily is dedicated to finding creative opportunities for her students to learn and explore computer science and believes deeply in the power of self-directed learning.