Place of Birth: Spain
Countries Taught: Spain, Austria, Italy and USA
Years of Teaching: 13
Ms. Vanesa Gracia has taught at Oyster-Adams since 2008 and is a third grade teacher at the primary campus. She has been recognized as a highly effective teacher for several years which lead to her receiving the title of expert teacher on the LIFT scale. Ms. Gracia loves to see how the students are learning not only a language but also the culture of other countries. She is impressed by the involvement of families in their children’s education, and how parents make an effort to learn the language to support their children. When she is not teaching, she enjoys spending time with her children, traveling and reading.