Degrees and Certifications:

Shanyssa Rivera

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, 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!!! 

Google Classroom Link:

  • "Surround yourself with people who believe in your dreams. Encourage your ideas, support your ambitions, and bring out the best in YOU."



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