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Sarah Hunter

Sarah Hunter"If you had told me ten years ago that I would be a high school English teacher, I wouldn't have believed you."

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Jill Perez

Jill Perez leaning against a door"Although your credential may specifically place you with a certain population, students do not fit in those categories so easily...
This job is not easy, but if you keep learning and gaining more skills, knowledge, and experience, you will have more to offer this world."
February 2021

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Alyssa Schrom

Alyssa Schrom

"Originally, I wanted to be a Disney Imagineer but ultimately was drawn to the practicality of being able to teach while raising my daughter, which has its own magic day-to-day."
January 2021

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Ambrosia Solis

Ambrosia Solis

Pedagogy is certainly important, but what really matters for effective teaching is: “can you connect with every student in some way?”
December 2020

 

 

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Jose Melo

Jose Melo

“Being a teacher is really a calling,” said Melo, 29. “I feel very fortunate to work with the students I work with every day. My students empower me. When you’re feeling a little down as a teacher, just listening to a student greet you or being excited walking into the classroom gives you the motivation, the energy to keep going.” 
September 2020

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Heather Golly

Heather Golly

"From my program at CSUSM, I learned the importance of equity and access; cultural proficiency.  This was so aligned with my own beliefs and has guided me in my decision-making experience as a school leader."
September 2020

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Carola Solano-Humerez 

Carola Solano-Humerez

"I carry with me the mentality of always Se Puede, but I take it to another level. I remind myself constantly: Sí Se Puede, Sí Se Pudo, Sí Se Va Poder."
May 2020

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Albert Ngo

Albert Ngo

"Albert Ngo is a visionary and his hard work and dedication puts that vision into reality."  - Greg Fryan
December 2019

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Dr. Katie McNamara

Dr. Katie McNamara

“I really love that Cal State San Marcos is committed to social justice and serving a diverse community,” McNamara said. “It was a perfect fit for me.” 

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