Kate Scarborough joined Avenues in the fall of 2018 as a science teacher in the Upper Division. She most recently served as a 6th grade science, social studies and English language arts teacher and grade team leader with Harlem Village Academies East Middle School in New York.
Previous experience includes a 9th grade reading intervention teacher and a 10th and 11th grade English language arts teacher at McKinley High School in Buffalo, NY. She was also a garden-based educator at Carista Maria Center for the Arts and is currently a weekend Sprouts instructor for a children's gardening program at the New York Botanical Garden.
Kate received a Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in adolescent education from the State University of New York at Geneseo and a Master of Education, Literacy Specialist (birth–grade 12) from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
In her spare time, Kate enjoys exploring NYC's many museums, running with her husband, reading about the natural world, growing vegetables on her rooftop, traveling, whale watching, and trying to make the perfect homemade ice cream.