Kate Chechak joins IMS as the new Director of Academic Support. Ms. Chechak comes to us most recently from the Dalton School in NYC where she served as the math coordinator, focusing on curriculum coordination and instructional support. Prior to working at Dalton, Ms. Chechak was an educational consultant for various schools in NYC and a founding faculty member at The School at Columbia University. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degree in Elementary Education from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, and her master’s in school administration from City College. Ms. Chechak is relocating full time to her home in Goshen, CT with her family, including her two children, new IMS students Bass (6th) and Stella (3rd) Levin.