Sarah Brash joined Meridian in August, 2012 as a second grade teacher. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Applied Learning and Development/Education.   Sarah is certified to teach pre-kindergarten through fourth grades and has endorsements in ESL (English as a second language) and gifted and talented instruction. She has also completed Category 1and advanced IB-PYP training. Sarah joined Meridian from Austin ISD where she taught first grade for thirteen years. She decided to make a move to Meridian because she believes in educating the whole child, which is the philosophy of the IB-PYP, and she was also excited to be involved in the beginning chapters of the school.