Rebecca Bellingham

Rebecca Bellingham

Columbia University Teachers College
Bio

Rebecca Bellingham is a member of the Literacy Specialist faculty at Columbia University Teachers College.  Prior to working at Teachers College, Rebecca taught as a classroom teacher, a literacy coach, a staff developer, and a teaching artist for students in Kindergarten through eighth grade.  While working for  Dreamyard, an organization that integrates the arts into NYC public school classrooms, she incorporated theater and music into literacy curriculum in elementary schools in the South Bronx. Rebecca also developed and taught a course on the intersection of theater and reading/writing instruction for graduate students at City College of New York in the Educational Theater Department.