I like to binge watch shows on Netflix.
My favorite shows are Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead.
My favorite quote is, “Be you, love you, all ways, always.”
I have been to every major league baseball park in America and have seen all 32 teams play.
I have two sons, age four and two.
I love to bike and explore the area.
#3: Social Studies
I went on a high school choir trip to Estonia.
I got taken across campus in a wheelchair after spraining my ankle before a Law Mock Trial.
I listen to a lot of Disney songs.
I come from a family of educators, starting from my great-grandmother.
I have been up close and personal with a shark, when I swam in a shark cage in South Africa.
I have eaten rattlesnake before and it tastes like chicken.
#5: Special Education
I caught a 22-inch fish once on a shingtrip.
I used to box.
I have gone skydiving before.
I love to ski and have been skiing for 15 years. I skied in Tahoe, Australia and New Zealand.
I worked at jails and prisons with clients who were incarcerated and battling addiction, and I helped them reintegrate into society after they are released from prison.
I have a Miniature Australian Shepherd named Wembley.
I like all kinds of music, especially rock and roll.
I love Jack Johnson; I have seen him twice, once in the Berkeley Greek Theater and once at the Fox theater in Oakland.
I was a naval officer and served in the Navy for five years before deciding to become a teacher.
I was a division officer for the Main Propulsion division for a little more than a year; my nickname was “Turbo,” short for “turbine officer” due to the gas turbine engines on the ship.
I have been a teacher for 11 years.
I once ate live squid.
I went on a 11-month trip around the world.
#10: Social Studies
I enjoy playing video games and sports with my two kids.
I like to listen to metal and gangster rap; my favorite artist is Tupac.
I owned three muscle cars: a Dodge Challenger SRT and two Mustang GT 5.0s.
I used to write fanfictions.
I read the first “Twilight” book in eight hours.
I wanted to be a journalist before becoming a teacher.
I used to play the Rubix Cube.
I love fantasy series—anything with dragons and castles.
I want to write a fantasy novel.
I once ate grilled grasshoppers and they tasted very cheesy and salty.
I once stood a foot away from Miley Cyrus and didn’t recognize her.
I like to do yoga, swim and rock climb in my spare time.
#14: Special Education
I was born in Japan and lived there for six months.
I wakeboard and paddleboard.
I like to use almond milk for anything that would need milk.
I tried an Ironman triathlon (swim 24 miles, bike 112 miles, 26.2 mile run marathon).
I coached cross country, basketball and track at Terman Middle School.
I compete internationally in duathlons with my husband.
#16: World Languages
I am really into the World Cup and watched almost every single game of the World Cup last year.
I was going to be a graphic designer before I got into teaching.
#17: Social Studies
I went to law school before I decided to teach history.
I have an 18-month-old daughter.
I enjoy watching old musicals and trashy TV shows.
#18: Visual and Performing Arts
I learned how to develop video games through YouTube tutorials and other internet resources over the summer.
I was part of a ska band in college that opened for Streetlight Manifesto.
I studied abroad in Buenos Aires.
I fenced growing up.
I know how to swing dance.
#20: Social Studies
I won a car on “The Price is Right” when I was 18.
I choreograph musicals .
I do improv tap-dancing with jazz bands.