Trista Raczyla is joining the TIDE team with twelve years of previous elementary teaching experience. After receiving a bachelor degree in elementary education and social sciences from Marquette University she attended the Univeristy of San Diego to attain her Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Certificate. Bringing a variety of experiences,
professional training, and teaching methods into our fourth grade setting, Trista is looking forward to joining the TIDE community. She thrives on teaching the whole child in a warm, nurturing environment, watching students grow academically, emotionally, and socially. Integrating best practices and technology, along with hands-on learning bring her lessons to life and engage students. When she’s not in the classroom you can find Trista in nature, at the beach, or on her yoga mat.