5th: Norma lafata

Miss Norma has been with Progressive for 13 years, and has been a teacher for over 16. Before joining our Progressive family, she taught in public school on Long Island and in Brooklyn. She is an avid animal lover and the mother of 2 birds and a 16 year old who attended and graduated from Progressive!

Miss Norma has an infectious zest for life and love, and is an advocate of equality for everyone. She enjoys writing, reading, singing, dancing and is passionate about learning new things. Her hobbies include arts and crafts.  Fall is her favorite season.  Miss Norma teaches English and Social Studies and is excited for this year!