Teaching Experience


Schools He Has Taught At:

College:                AMDA College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts

The New York Film Academy


High School:         The Jill Chaifetz Transfer School, Bronx NY

The Putney School, Puntey, VT

Kent School, Kent, CT

AMDA High School Summer Conservatory


Elementary:          Todd Elementry School, Briarcliff Manor, NY
                              P.S. 527 East Side School for Social Action, Manhattan, NY

P.S. 811M Mickey Mantle School, Manhattan, NY

P.S.112X The Bronxwood School, Manhattan, NY

Parsons Elementary School, Harrison, NY

Trinity Elementary School, New Rochelle, NY

P.S. 9 Sarah Smith Garnet School, Brooklyn, NY

P.S. 10 Magnet School Of Math Science & Design Tech Brooklyn, NY

P.S. 172K Beacon School Of Excellence , Brooklyn, NY

P.S. 107 John W. Kimball, Brooklyn, NY

P.S./I.S. 045 Horace E. Greene School, Brooklyn, NY

P.S. 97, Brooklyn, NY

P.S. 86, Queens, NY

Pre-K:                   Kidville, Manhattan, NY

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  • ​"The work Chris did was astounding and professional, and left our students with a sense of confidence, pride, and accomplishment when our production was completed." - Jerome Schoolar​ (Academy Director at TexARTS)

  • ​"Chris has become very good at developing and maintaining incredible relationships with his students. He is able to create an environment of high expectations, but with appropriate supports that make the students feel safe to take risks and welcome in his classroom at all times." - Krystal Murtagh (Teacher at Jill Chaifetz Transfer School)

  • ​"With each visit to P.S. 172, Chris was mature, professional, responsible, and a dependable teacher for our students. He truly did an amazing job of budgeting his time to create a quality musical which my students loved performing." - Emily Todras (Arts Liaison at P.S. 197 Brooklyn)

  • "Chris brought with him a solid training in pedagogical methods and musical theater, along with great energy, enthusiasm and a positive attitude." - Lisa Angel​ (Arts Liaison P.S. 97 Brooklyn)

  • ​"Mr. Giordano's background in curriculum, instructional practices, and using art to educate will be a great asset to any program or position." - Marguerite Mitchell (Director of Education at Redhouse Arts Center)