Creating an environment in which all students feel welcomed, motivated, and empowered is the focus of Ms. Aguila’s classroom. She currently is a 6th grade teacher in Newport-Mesa Unified School District and the GATE coordinator for her school. She attended UC Irvine for her Masters of Arts in Teaching, and also received her Bachelors of Arts at UC Irvine in Education and Business Economics with a minor in Political Science. As a member of the National Council of Teaching Mathematics, Google Certified Educator, Apple Teacher, and Microsoft Innovative Educator, she uses her love of technology across all subject areas to teach her students invaluable, 21st century skills. Tweet to Ms. Aguila @msmarcelaaguila or connect on instagram @HV6th.