Ms. Forlini was born and raised in the Bronx and received her B.A. in English from N.Y.U. and her Masters of Science in Teaching from Pace University. She teaches Advanced Placement English Literature & Composition to seniors and American Literature to juniors. She also created the senior elective in Film History.
She serves as Faculty Advisor for Preston’s chapter of the National English Honor Society.
“I think that we’re beginning to remember that the first poets didn’t come out of a classroom, that poetry began when somebody walked off of a savanna or out of a cave and looked up at the sky with wonder and said, “Ahhh.” That was the first poem.” – Lucille Clifton