Sam Teitelbaum grew up in Long Island and cultivated his love of teaching as a counselor and group leader at the sleep-away summer camp that he attended as a child. He graduated from Binghamton University and earned a master’s degree in Elementary Education from Hunter College. Sam was a student-teacher at PS 6 before joining the PS8 teaching staff in 2016.
Sam enjoys playing, coaching, and watching team sports of all kinds. His local favorites are the Mets, Jets, and Islanders.