New PSD teacher shares diverse background
Incoming Petersburg School District teacher Rowan Beraza is headed to town this June to teach Spanish and English in the high school and middle school.
Beraza, a Fairbanks native, taught for the past year in Metlakatla after earning her teaching license and master's degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
She also taught oversees in Southeast Asia after teaching Spanish as an adjunct professor at UAF.
"I decided to try teaching English as a foreign language overseas," Beraza said. "I went to Barcelona and got my CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)...