Linda Cotero has a BA in History and a minor in Spanish Literature. She also has a Single Subject teaching credential in Social Science with an emphasis on cross-cultural language and academic development for grades 9-12 and has taught US Government and US History at the high school level.
She has taught at The New School for Public Engagement in the English Language Studies department since 2013. In addition, she is a faculty member at the ALI at NYU where she has taught introductory to advanced level English classes in all skills since 2012.
She earned an MA in TESOL from Teachers College, Columbia University.