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Lela Ward

Menlo Park City School District
TOSA (ELA & Social Studies)
Lela Ward has been teaching at Encinal, fourth grade for the past twelve years. She has had the opportunity to develop several social studies and language arts units of study over this time.  Lela has spent the past four years receiving professional development and coaching from The Teacher’s College at Columbia.  Over the past several years Lela has also worked closely with the Stanford d.school k-12 lab learning to develop and implement design thinking into the classroom.   Lela also looks forward to being our TOSA for language arts and social studies!