• Shanyssa Rivera 


    Grade I currently teach: 2nd

    I grew up in:

    Chicago, IL

    Previous jobs that I have held: 

    How far shall I go back... Receptionist at a hair salon, Assistant Manager Pier One Imports, Sales at Proflowers.com, Teacher in Chicago (K, 1st), Teacher in San Diego (1st), Teacher at HVES (1st), Teacher at BRES (2nd)

    I went to college at: 

    Dominican University in San Rafael, CA (BA and teaching credential), Chapman University (MAT)

    I studied:

    Liberal Studies, Spanish Language and Culture, and Education

    I earned the following degrees/ certifications:

    BA- Liberal Studies with an emphasis in Spanish Language and Culture

    Credential- CA-Elementary Credential, BCLAD certified IL- K-6 Credential, BCLAD certified 

    MAT- Curriculum Development with Emphasis in Leadership

    My hobbies/ interests are : 

              Adventuring with my boys (traveling), Voice Over (acting), reading to learn and for enjoyment, yoga & meditation, music, salsa dancing, and simply            doing things to live my BEST life!!!