Our Faculty

Abby Kerlin

Co-Director, Early Childhood Programs

Abigail Kerlin, MSEd, MA, is an instructor in curriculum and the Academic Director of the Long Trips. She has taught courses at Hunter College and has supervised student teachers at Teachers College, Columbia University. Previously, she was a K–3rd grade Head Teacher at a public elementary school in New York City. She has taught preschool in Auckland, New Zealand, and collaborated with local community leaders in Gisenyi, Rwanda, to develop an English language curriculum. Kerlin holds a MA in Human Development from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a MSEd in Early Childhood Education from Bank Street College. She earned her undergraduate degree in education policy and economics from Hampshire College.

Educational Background

MSEd, Bank Street College of Education