Maria Rivera, M.A.
Maria Rivera, M.A., is a trainer and coach for the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence. She has almost 30 years experience in education and education management. She has held multiple leadership positions, including Principal for several New York City Public Schools and more recently Director of Student Teaching and Internship Placement Coordinator at the University of Bridgeport, School of Education. She received her B.A. from Herbert H. Lehman College in Elementary Education and Psychology and her M.A. in Educational Administration from Columbia University, Teachers College.