Phone - 885-4581 ex. 5744
English 10 • English 12 • Resource
Trisha Zakon has been teaching for 15 years and is in her sixth year here at Placer. She teaches RSP English 12, co-teaches English 10, and works with students who have IEPs (Individualized Education Plans). She is passionate about helping students understand how they learn, recognize their strengths, and effectively advocate for themselves.
B.A. in English from Northwestern University; Resource specialist level 1 credential from San Francisco State; Clear resource specialist credential from CSU Fullerton.
Teacher of the Year, Mose Vines Prep Academy, Chicago, 2005
Did you know?
Mrs. Zakon loves yoga and can do a mean headstand (and is working on her handstands). She is also the mama to a fierce, funny, dinosaur-loving 4 year old.
"Going to College" - An online resource for teens with disabilities to learn about college life and what to do to prepare for it
Jonathan Mooney's website - Brown graduate with AD/HD and a learning disability shares his story (and activism)