Brent Sackris

Senior Administrator of Special Education
NYC DOE

Brent Sackris is a Senior Administrator of Special Education at the Affinity Citywide Office. In this role, Brent manages special education instruction and compliance concerns for Consortium and Outward Bound schools. Previously, Brent served in senior instructional roles at Tweed. Some of the highlights of that work included the creation of the citywide Transition College and Access Centers as well as directing the city’s science curriculum and assessment efforts during the Common Core rollout. Brent began his career in the DOE as a special education science teacher at George Westinghouse High School. Brent earned his first master’s degree from the University of Chicago, and after becoming an NYC teaching fellow, he earned subsequent master’s degrees from Long Island University and Bank Street College.



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