Air Gallegos

Dir of Instruction
Beyond Differences

Air Gallegos began her career as a middle school English teacher at Strive Preparatory Schools in Denver, Colorado. She lived in Denver for five years and served as a member of a curriculum design team and as a culturally responsive teaching lead, where she dedicated her energy to bringing culturally responsive teaching methods into classrooms. In 2014, she transitioned to Smart High School where she continued teaching literature to 9th-11th grade students as well as serving her school as an instructional coach and professional development lead. She is trained in non-violent communication and stress resilience and has worked as a social justice advocate within education for the last ten years.Air Gallegos thrives in the role of teacher and is well-qualified to lead the team presenting on behalf of Beyond Differences at SXSW.edu. As a staff member of Beyond Differences for the past three years, Air Gallegos has been singularly responsible for writing and designing the wrap-around cur

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