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gallagher

Alyssa is currently the Director of Strategic Initiatives & Community Partnerships for the Los Altos school district, but joined Los Altos School District in 2006 working first as principal for Santa Rita Elementary School and...

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davis

Nancy Davis, the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction, has been an educator for 25 years. After joining LASD in 2006, Nancy Davis has served as the principal of Covington Elementary, Almond Elementary School, and...

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bair

Jeffrey Baier, Superintendent in the Los Altos School District, inspires a passion for learning in students and staff. With more than 20 years of experience in education, Jeff has served students as a teacher, assistant...

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Stone_Lisa

SVT: How do you like to establish rapport with your students? LS: With middle schoolers, it’s a delicate balance. At the beginning of the year, I need to communicate very clear expectations and be consistent...

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Matsis_Kristin

SVT: What do you like most about being a teacher? KM: I enjoy spending my time with students and working with them during the day. I enjoy seeing the impact that I’ve made for the...

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jessica

SVT: Is there something that or a favorite teacher who inspired you to become a teacher? JM: After volunteering at inner-city schools in Boston and in squatter camps in Africa, I realized the impact a...

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emily

SVT: Is there something that or a favorite teacher who inspired you to become a teacher? EG: My mother was a kindergarten teacher for 37 years, and her patience and dedication were a constant influence....

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Marino_Amanda

SVT: Is there something that or a favorite teacher who inspired you to become a teacher? AM: I have always thought that teaching would be my career choice. I remember my mom telling my elementary...

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felder

SVT: What do you like most about being a teacher? AF: What I like most about teaching is that I get to be creative every day. SVT: Is it a special joy you see in...

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belles

SVT: Is there something that or a favorite teacher who inspired you to become a teacher? DB: I went on tour with my college choir to the Napa Valley area; we went to one school...

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