Karine Reed, Middle School Spanish Teacher, has brought world languages and cultures to life for Prospect Sierra’s students for the last nine years. She received a BA in applied languages (French, Spanish, English) at Thames Valley University in London, UK; a University Diploma to teach French as a Foreign Language at Université Stendhal in Grenoble, France; and a teaching certificate to teach Spanish as a Foreign Language at International House, Barcelona, Spain. Karine loves language didactics and how to make it accessible to all of her students. When not at school, Karine is a dedicated mother, daughter, sister, and a friend to many. She can also be found on the ocean, surfing, or climbing Bay Area boulders.