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Learning and Innovation

Learning and Innovation Team Vision

The Learning and Innovation team is dedicated to high levels of learning for all.  Under the direction of Educational Leadership, two educational coordinators, five TOSAs (Teacher on Special Assignment) and various support staff, the Learning and Innovation team are here to serve and support the learning needs of all stakeholders-students, teachers and staff.  Through innovative and responsive professional learning, creative thinking and student-centered decision making, we strive to model learning, instruction,  and environments that promote academic rigor and contribute to the development of the whole child. Through our commitment to students, the Learning and Innovation Team enthusiastically embraces collaboration at all levels and high standards of professionalism.  

The Learning and Innovation Team is responsible for:

  • Curriculum
  • Assessments
  • Instructional Resources
  • Professional Development
  • Programs for English Language Learners
  • Instrumental Music
  • Art
  • Physical Education
  • District Visual Performing Arts Program at Mendoza Elementary
  • Extended Learning programs for students before and after school.  

We are here to support all instructional services throughout the district and look forward to collaborating with you!

Contact Information

Susy Chavez
Lisa Celaya


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Michelle Syverson


Gabriela Martinez
Learning and Innovation Secretary/Translator
619-628- 1602

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Glenda Campos
Educational Services Technician
619-628- 1610

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