Melissa Casado

Learning Specialist

Melissa Casado, Middle School Learning Specialist, has worked closely with students, parents and teachers to help foster the individual strengths of each and every Prospect Sierra student since her induction into the school in 2006. Her work as an educational therapist, former mentor and classroom educator helped qualify her as a recipient of her district’s honor, Teacher of the Year. Melissa holds a degree in Anthropology from Pomona College, a masters of arts in Curriculum Design from UC San Diego, and certificates in educational specialist instruction, educational therapy, and cross-cultural language development. Melissa also works as an educational therapist in private practice who enjoys time and adventure with her family and friends.