Rachelle Cameron starts her 15th year as an educator and her 7th year at Meridian School. This year she will teach 10th grade Language and Literature as well as 11th grade DP Literature Year One. She came to Meridian from Round Rock ISD, where she taught elementary, middle, and high school. Rachelle received her bachelors from Texas Tech University, and then received her education degree from Southwest Texas State. She is certified to teach grades four through eight, middle and high school English, Gifted and Talented, and ESL (English as a second language). She has completed Category 2 IB training for both DP and MYP, as well as Categories 1, 2 and advanced IB-PYP training. Rachelle believes that learning is maximized when it is relevant, meaningful, and connected to the world around us. The emphasis on connections, transdisciplinary learning, and reflection in the IB program aligns with her educational and life philosophies and makes her thrilled to be a part of Meridian.