Grade 1

Nicholle Garcia

She has established herself as a caring, innovative, and sets high expectations for all students while providing supports for them to be successful.

Biography

Nicholle Garcia was born in California but grew up in Medford, Oregon. She is the first in her family to have graduated with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Sociology and a Masters of Arts degree in Teaching from Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon. After teaching for one year in Oregon, she moved to Texas where she taught various grade levels from 1st- 5th in public and charter schools for 7 years.

From her teaching experience, she has established herself as a caring, innovative, and sets high expectations for all students while providing supports for them to be successful. Nicholle decided in 2017 that she should add more tools to her toolbelt and chose to venture into international teaching. This is where she is now, a first grade teacher at Dalian American International School.