Mia Bauman

Teacher Mia is in her 10th year in education. As an undergrad, she attended the University of Vermont, gaining a BA in both Art History and Chemistry. She went on to attend the University of Manchester in the UK, where she gained a Master’s degree in Primary Education. After working at a primary school in, Manchester where she taught Year 2 (equivalent to 1st Grade), she came back to NYC, where she was born and raised, and began working for Harlem Day Charter School in 4th and 1st grade. In 2013, Teacher Mia was one of 18 teachers to receive a Blackboard Award in Teaching Excellence in New York City. This year marks her 6th year teaching Pre-K at Columbus Pre-School. Outside of school, Mia enjoys CrossFit, playing softball, spending time with her family, especially for sushi Thursdays, and painting.