Ms. Myers

English and Photojournalism Teacher

Ms. Myers grew up in southeastern Ohio where she earned her Bachelor of Specialized Studies degree from Ohio University. She has a strong background in Linguistics and English Language Arts with a Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) endorsement. Since the completion of her graduate coursework in Education, Ms. Myers has been teaching English Literature and Composition at the secondary level for the past thirteen years.

Instilling a love of knowledge and the critical thinking skills that one needs in order to effectively communicate is one of Ms. Myers’ passions as an educator. “The study of literature and language gives students the tools that are essential for understanding the complexities of humanity” Myers states.

As to why she chose BASIS Independent: “As exemplified through the BASIS Independent model, high academic achievement and the established system of excellence partnered with ongoing student support each step of the way mimics my personal philosophy of education is why I chose BASIS Independent Silicon Valley.”

In her spare time, Ms. Myers is an avid photographer who enjoys hiking adventures with her dog along with collecting vinyl records and watching documentary films.