Angie Nelson hails from the sunny state of California. She began teaching at PS8 in 2007. She taught fourth grade for five years before joining the fifth-grade teaching team in 2012. Angie loves teaching Social Studies and delving deep into important issues with her students. She also loves reading and writing poetry and a good read-aloud.
In her spare time, Angie enjoys cooking and practicing yoga. She can often be found in Prospect Park, one of her favorite places in Brooklyn.