Becky Van Nest
Becky is our California gal. As a child she lived as far south as San Diego County and as far north as Shasta Lake City (points in between were Riverside, Apple Valley, and Redding). Becky received an Associate of Arts degree form Shasta College, her teaching credentials and Bachelors degree in Information and Communication Sciences from California State University at Chico, and a Masters in Curriculum Design from the University of Phoenix.
Becky is our NJBCC teacher accumulating the most years of experience within SCUSD by teaching at these previous sites:
Maple Elementary – 2nd/3rd split, 3rd grade, 5th/6th split, and 6th grade; Goethe Middle School – 7th grade: Language Arts/ History Core/ GATE; Fruitridge Elementary - 2nd – 6th grades; and, Tahoe Elementary – 3rd grade.
To date, Becky acknowledges that her greatest accomplishment is doing the thing she loves most, being a Mom. Becky has an older sister, a twin sister and a dog named Abdul Aziz. Becky enjoys reading tabloid magazines, going for bike rides on her cruiser, and taking her kids to the park.