Mater Dei Catholic High School
Greater San Diego Area
A child of two teachers, Carissa has been cutting up worksheets and highlighting great sentences in essays since she was young. She started her career teaching English abroad (South Korea, Spain, Mexico) and pursued her education by getting a Masters in Multicultural and Bilingual Education at the University of Alcala.
Now back in San Diego, she has been teaching at Mater Dei for the last three years and currently advises Yearbook and Journalism while teaching 10th grade World Literature in the Language Academy.