3rd, 4th & 5th English Teacher
Michele is a dedicated 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade English Teacher at iSchoolOC, bringing a diverse academic background and over two decades of teaching experience to her role.
Michele graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing and a minor in Psychology. Her passion for music led her to earn an Associate degree in Music Performance from Long Beach City College. However, her journey didn't end there. After discovering a love for teaching, Michele returned to California State University, Long Beach, where she completed graduate work to obtain her teaching credential, including the relevant Early Childhood Education (ECE) units needed for teaching preschool.
With a teaching career spanning 25 years, Michele has dedicated 21 of those years to nurturing the minds of students at iSchoolOC. As a native English speaker, she brings a strong command of the language to her classroom, where she helps students grow their communication skills and develop a love for learning.
Outside the classroom, Michele enjoys a balanced and active lifestyle. She loves spending time with her family, staying fit through running, and indulging her passion for music. Her multifaceted interests and dedication to education make her a valuable asset to the iSchoolOC community.