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Daniel Garcia

English Teacher

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Contact Info:


Work Phone:


Cell Phone:

(315) 933-0539

Conference Times:

4th Period: 12--12:50 p.m.

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About Me

Educational History:

My Education:

Mission High School

Naval School of Health Sciences (U.S. Navy, San Diego, CA)

Community College of Philadelphia (basics while in the U.S. Navy)

University of Texas-Pan American

Louisiana State University

University of Texas—Rio Grande Valley

Degrees and Certifications:


Louisiana State University (Howard Hughes Medical Institute Program)

  • “Detection of Vibrio spp. Using Immunofluorescent Antibody Tagging On Marine Zooplankton Exoskeleton Surfaces” (Summer Undegrad Biomedical Research Topic)

Bachelor of Arts in English (biology minor): UTPA

Standard Professional Teaching Certificate: English/Language Arts & Reading (8—12)

English as a Second Language (ESL Supplemental) Certificate

Professional Development:

Gifted & Talented Training

Texas Library Association

Advanced Placement National Conference (College Board)


Current Position:

La Joya Early College High School since 2018

English I Pre-AP


Previous Position:

McAllen ISD: 8 years

Weslaco ISD: 3 years

English I--IV


Family Information:

Married; three kids.

We have three cats (yikes!) and one older dog. 

Personal Information:

I write poetry and edit books.

I also founded and run the Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival (last weekend in April, annually.)

Daniel Garcia

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Contact Daniel Garcia

Classroom Number:
School Phone:
Cell Phone:
(315) 933-0539
Conference Time:
4th Period: 12--12:50 p.m.