Language Arts and Social Studies

Melissa Lassers

Her passion for teaching enables her to make amazing connections with her co-workers, students and their families!

Biography

Melissa Lassers joined DAIS in 2013. Melissa grew up in San Francisco, California and comes from a family of teachers going back two generations! She obtained her Bachelor Degree from Portland State University and her Master’s in Education from Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon. She has taught middle school Language Arts and Social Studies in the Vancouver, Washington school district for ten years and loves her job as a teacher.

She has three grown boys: two are in the U.S. military (U.S .Marines and U.S. Navy), and one is a worldwide competitive horseback rider. This is Ms. Lassers’ fist adventure in international teaching and she is very excited to be a member of the DAIS staff. Her passion for teaching enables her to make amazing connections with her co-workers, students and their families!