Eva comes to The Primary School from Massachusetts where she spent the past four years teaching first and second grade. Eva attended college in Boston where she studied elementary education and performing arts. She experimented with using drama and movement in diverse communities and ultimately became very interested in studying language acquisition. After college, Eva began teaching first grade and attended graduate school in Boston and obtained her master's degree in teaching English as a second language.
She comes to TPS with a passion for supporting students and families with their health, education, and soul. She is driven to deeply learn about and connect with the East Palo Alto community. Eva is excited to join this amazing team and feels confident that she will bring a sense of joy, wonder, and love of learning to her classroom everyday!