Genein Letford

Genein Letford

  • Santa Clarita, CA
  • New Academy Canoga Park
  • UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • CSUN (California State University, Northridge)
  • Middle School - Elementary - Pre-Kindergarten -
  • Writing [K-8] - Spelling [K-8] - Social Studies [K-8] - Science [K-8] - Reading [K-8] - Math [K-8] -
  • New Academy Canoga Park
  • Genein Letford is an award-winning dynamic educator who makes learning fun and understandable for young students. She started her career as a 3rd grade teacher and now runs the GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) program and music program at NEW Academy. In early 2012, Letford was won the Bravo Arts Educator Award and was also awarded the National Sontag Prize in Urban Education. Mrs. Letford received her bachelor degree from UCLA and recently completed her master thesis, 'Integration With Integrity: The Importance of Keeping Music in the Elementary Classroom' at California State University, Northridge. In October 2013, she will be featured in the book 'American Teacher: Heroes in the Classroom' and remains focused on increasing access to quality arts education and innovative programs for all children.

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