FIRST GRADE TEACHER
Ercilia Mejias joined the Brilla team as a teacher in 2018. She graduated from Lehman College in 2020 with a dual-master Degree in Bilingual Special Education. Mrs. Mejias believes that children need to be encouraged and challenged. Her focus lies in ensuring that children balance learning with fun in the classroom and building confidence in their own abilities. Mrs. Mejias enjoys spending time with her children Eriana and Eric Jr in nature.
“Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.”