STAFF & FACULTY DIRECTORY PROFILE

Sara Bauermeister

Job Title:

Teacher/Anawim Project coordinator.

Department:

World Language

Email:

Phone: (510) 577-9100

ext. 

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Started at O'Dowd:

2005

Degrees: 

BA in Sociology from UC San Diego, Masters in Theology from the Graduate Theological Union, Credential from Holy Names University

Originally from:

California

Why I Teach:

I believe in educating young people to think critically for themselves and strive to develop their compassion so as to create a better world for everyone. I love working with the amazing youth we have at O'Dowd!

Most powerful teaching technique:

High expectations and compassion.

Why are the subjects you teach important?:

Learning another language allows us to see the world from a different perspective, and understand it in a more comprehensive and holistic way. Service Learning develops compassion and connection with others which is vital for the world in which we live.

Favorite quotes:

"If you want peace, work for justice."

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Hobbies or outside interests:

Current events, running, reading and spending time outdoors with family.