Ms. Potoma is the art, music and library teacher at the I.C. School. Born and raised in Pearl River, NY, Alison attended Syracuse University, where she graduated with a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Acting and Musical Theatre. She moved to Boston eleven years ago to attend Emerson College where she earned her Masters of Arts in Theatre Education. Ms. Potoma has been teaching art, music and drama for nine years. In her spare time she enjoys working at the Museum of Science, writing children's novels, reading, traveling, and spending time outdoors.