O'Mayra's Bio

O'Mayra Cruz, Ed. D,  ELL Service Coordinator

Districts 13, 15, 19 and 23
Telephone: (718) 935-5898
Email O'Mayra: ocruz2@schools.nyc.gov

O’Mayra is an English Language Learners Services Coordinator at Brooklyn North Borough Field Support Center.  She supports schools with ELL instructional practices and compliance. She began her NYC Department of Education career in 1999 as a teacher at 15K024 Dual Language School. O’Mayra’s experiences as an educator include: classroom teacher, Testing Coordinator, Data Specialist, and ESL Coordinator. She received an M.Ed in TESOL and Linguistics from Adelphi University.  In 2012, she joined Children’s First Network 102/113 as a Data Accountability administrator supporting schools with data systems and compliance.  O’Mayra completed her Doctorate in Educational Leadership in 2013 and has an advanced Certificate in School and District Administration and Supervision.  Today, she is dedicated to promoting bilingual education, equity for all students, and ensuring quality support to administrators, teachers and families.