Grade & Content Lead
“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” - Michael Jordan
Ms. Song joined the Brilla team as a founding teacher in 2013. She was born in the Bronx, raised in Westchester, and went to school in NYC. Ms. Song graduated from New York University for undergraduate as well as graduate school, holding a dual Bachelors degree in General Education/Special Education with a concentration in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Literacy. Ms. Song started her career in education in 2007 in Westchester then transitioned to an urban charter school to serve as a teacher in 2009 and have not left the urban setting since. She continues to serve the South Bronx community with Brilla College prep as a Grade Level Chair and Content Lead and is dedicated to help our scholars to be the best person they can be. In her spare time, Ms. Song enjoys doing outdoor activities such as biking, hiking, and kayaking as well as exploring new cities and eating delicious food!