Norman Wu teaches 7th grade math and advisory, and a 10th/11th grade physics elective. This is his first year teaching at TYWLS of Astoria.
José Orea is a vibrant mathematician and a robotics and technology lover. His favorite units of study are those project-based ones that awaken his students to the formulas, patterns, and math present all around us in our everyday life. When he is not teaching 6th grade math at TYWLS, he can be found playing, watching, and supporting sports.
Katherine Tansey joined TYWLS of Astoria in 2010 teaching 8th grade math, she now also teaches 3D printing, and Algebra 1 and 2. She loves to travel, eat, read, run, make, and do all things math! Each day she tries to help girls become confident, problem-solving, math-skilled independent women!
Emily Field joined Tywls of Astoria in the year of 2012. She is the 9th grade Algebra teacher and also teaches a 6th grade Software Engineering Class. Emily is a very bubbly and energetic individual who is very passionate about teaching and life.
Alfina Halitova joined TYWLS of Astoria in year 2016. She teaches math to the middle school department.