Meet our New BJPL College Counselor
Kalada is a photographer and educator working in the Bronx and East Harlem. He has over 7 years of teaching experience, with a focus on supporting juniors and seniors through the college admissions process. He served as an ELA and College Writing instructor at Bronx Collegiate Academy, and as a photography instructor at the East Harlem Tutorial Program. He has a M.S.Ed. from the City University of New York, and is passionate about educating youth through the arts-- photography, film, and creative writing. As a photographer, his work is largely centered on documenting his students, and community, trying to humanize rather than pathologize all his subjects.