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Andrea Rivard

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Andrea Rivard — Writing Instructor

Andrea Rivard is a teacher currently teaching AP Literature and Composition and AP Language and Composition at Summit Public Schools: Tahoma in South San Jose.  Andrea has a Bachelor’s Degree in English, with a minor in Earth Science, from University of Northern Colorado. A high school teacher, Andrea has taught Intro to Journalism, Creative Writing, and multiple levels of composition and literature classes.  Her own stories have been published in Youth Imagination Magazine and Teach. Write.

Andrea teaches because she believes in the next generation, and through her teaching she hopes to inspire young people to think critically and to develop problem-solving skills that apply to any situation or group. She loves the energy and passion that students possess, which makes her job that much more fun. In addition to her love of writing, Andrea enjoys being outdoors, hiking, and reading.