New Administrator Spotlight: Dr. Lionel Chan
New Administrator Spotlight: Dr. Lionel Chan
This is the image for the news article titled New Administrator Spotlight: Dr. Lionel ChanDr. Lionel Chan is Jericho’s new Curriculum Associate for World Languages and Family & Consumer Science. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from New York University. He also studied at City University of New York where he received a Ph.D. in Linguistics. His research has focused on the cognitive processes of language acquisition. Lionel is multilingual and has studied various languages in the United States and abroad, including Spanish, Italian, Chinese, and French. He is entering his 15th year as a World Language educator, having taught at the elementary, middle, high school and university levels. Most recently, Lionel was the District Chairperson of World Languages K-12 at Plainview-Old Bethpage School District. He strongly believes that language learning provides students with the opportunity to better understand other people and cultures around the world.