EMILY MANES

Grade 4 Teacher

 

Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education, DePaul University

Emily joined Congressional School in 2018 on the 4th Grade Team. Emily comes from the Chinese American International School, a California Association of Independent Schools accredited preschool-8th grade school in San Francisco where she taught 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. Emily is a graduate of DePaul University with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education. Emily joins us with significant experience in several initiatives relevant to Congressional including Readers and Writers Workshop; Responsive Classroom; and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion efforts. In her spare time Emily enjoys cooking, trying new restaurants, and hiking and camping with her family.

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“I come to work each day excited to facilitate critical thinking and inspire young people to become their best selves. It’s incredibly rewarding to watch students learn and grow.”