Degrees and Certifications:

Lisa Tolman

1st Grade Teacher 

La Jolla  California

University of Arizona

San Diego State University

Years as an Educator: 36


I became a teacher because school was difficult for me sometimes. I was a hard worker and got good grades but I needed different strategies to learn than other kids. I want to give my students as many strategies as I can to help them become the best , happiest, most productive people they can be.


“I learned that people will forget what you’ve said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

- Maya Angelou



Here is the link to my Google Classroom.