Elaine Perlman

Elaine leads our preschool workshops at the Parents League. She is the author and illustrator of Be the Parent You Wish You Had. Elaine has taught every grade except first and twelfth in New York City and in Budapest, Hungary and served as teacher, Dean and Director of Admissions at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School.

Currently, Elaine is the Director of the Peace Corps Fellows Program at Teachers College, Columbia University and teaches a middle school class at the Harlem Educational Activities Fund. Elaine received a B.A. from Wesleyan University and her M.A. in Curriculum and Teaching from Teachers College, Columbia University. In addition, she has a degree in School Administration from Shippensburg State University.