UW Bothell Alert

The SR-522/I-405 exit ramp to the south entrance of the UW Bothell/Cascadia CC campus will be closed beginning Wednesday, Sept. 17 until further notice. Drivers are advised to take the Beardslee exit (195th street) as an alternative.


Faces of Education

Elisa Yzaguirre
Secondary Teacher Certification M.Ed.

How long have you wanted to be a teacher?
I have wanted to be a teacher since I was a little girl living in Texas.

What is your favorite subject to teach?
English Language Art and ELL

What will you bring to your classroom from your life experiences?
I will bring flexibility to my classroom.

What do you think your students will like best about you?
That I am always smiling.

What was your background coming into the program?
I was living in Quito, Ecuador for the past seven years and working for a bilingual high school as an English Language Arts teacher for the past five years. I returned to the US to earn my masters in education in order to become a better teacher and always continue learning.

Where did you go to elementary school?
In Laredo, Texas

When you were a small child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a teacher, a marine biologist, and a geologist.

What does the word “cohort” mean to you?
A cohort to me is a close-knit group of people who have come together to study in order to help enrich the lives of future students.

Where would you most like to take a class of students outside of school?
To the Pacific Science Center.

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