Edras D. De Jesús Jiménez is the director of Bank Street Head Start. Previously, she was assistant director at Reade Street Prep and co-head of the Small World Program at Avenues the World School. Edras also taught immersion in the Early Learning Center at Avenues, taught at The Dwight School, and was a special education teacher at the Child School of New York. Before coming to New York, Edras taught for 10 years in her hometown of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She has a BA in Advertising and Social Sciences from Universidad Católica Santo Domingo; an MA in Early Childhood Education; an MA Bilingual Extension Certificate from City College; and several master’s degrees from New York University in both Early Childhood Special Education and Educational Leadership. Edras also holds certifications in early childhood, early childhood SPED, and bilingual education.
Edras D. De Jesús Jiménez