Linda Whalen is a dedicated art teacher who has inspired elementary students for 33 years. She has a Bachelors Degree in Studio Art from SUNY Potsdam, and a Masters Degree in Art Education from Nazareth College in Rochester, NY. Linda began her career at Greenlawn Elementary, Bainbridge, N.Y., and has spent the last 21 years teaching elementary art in the Shenendehowa School District, in Clifton Park, N.Y.
Retiring in January 2020, Linda is combining her vast teaching experience, positive energy, and her passion for both art and child development to provide a variety of artistic opportunities for young students, from art camp to paint parties. Her art experiences are designed to instill confidence, creativity, and proficiency in a fun, caring atmosphere.