Danielle holds two Bachelor of Arts degrees, in biology and chemistry, and a Master of Arts in secondary education from the University of New Mexico. Danielle Thal joins us from the European International School in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where she taught middle years program (MYP) sciences and biology in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program to students in grade 9 and above. In her role she also worked to develop integrated sciences assessments for students. Danielle also served as head of science at Yew Chung International School of Shanghai, where she managed a team of four other teachers and a lab technician in the development and implementation of science curricula. Danielle just moved to Seattle with her two rescue cats, and when she is not teaching she enjoys fitness, hiking, being outside, and scuba diving when the opportunity arises.