Michelle Laxton

Michelle is originally from New Jersey, but has been lucky enough to call San Diego home for many years now. Michelle has degrees in Communication Studies, Latin American Studies, and Nutrition Studies, and hopes to never stop taking classes and learning new things. Michelle has taught at HTM since 2016 and is grateful to spend […]

Mary Williams

This will be Mary’s 12th year at HTM. She enjoys teaching middle school because the students make her laugh and think every day!  

Kathryn Pond

Originally from Colorado, Katiemoved to Washington, DC to earn her Masters in Public Policy from Georgetown University and then worked in education policy there, before joining DC Teaching Fellows to become a classroom teacher in 2012. In 2014, Katie and her cat Simba boarded a plane to America’s Finest City and never looked back. Joining […]

Christine Hatch

Hello! I was born and raised near St. Louis, Missouri, but after a few vacations to visit my dad’s family in San Diego, I knew where I ultimately wanted to be! This is my 14th year as an Academic Coach, and I continue to love my job. High Tech Middle holds a special place in […]