Kristin Speck is a teacher at Health Sciences High and Middle College (HSHMC) in San Diego, California. She holds credentials in secondary science and Career Technical Education and a Master’s degree in K-12 literacy. With her extensive teaching experience, Kristin regularly serves as a master teacher for local teacher candidates. In addition to her experience as a teacher, she also has experience activating interdisciplinary Professional Learning Communities (PLCs). She is a proud member of HSHMC’s science PLC, which won the Shirley Hord Teacher Learning Team Award in 2019 for the impact of their implementation of literacy strategies in science. Kristin is passionate about providing professional development on Restorative Practices and Social Emotional Learning.