Beth Decker has been teaching high school for 19 years. From 1999-2003 she served as a teacher on special assignment in a new position as district ltieracy coordinator, where she created and implemented a successful district wide professional development program. The cornerstone of the project was her original, revolutionary video series, Get Real!Learning, she wrote and produced with students teaching key reading/learning strategies. That video series has now morphed over the past twelve years into her life planning project called Get totally Real!
Everything in her classroom focuses around her motto..."If you teach a mind to learn..."
Teacher of the Year 2010: Liberty High School Brentwood, CA
BA degree U.C. Berkeley Currently working on master's in Adolescent Literacy Teaching Foundations for Success (a freshmen transition support course) for 5 years and 15 before teaching English and coaching literacy.
Mother of three