Primary School Director
Before joining Notre Dame, Itzel spent three years at Next Door as the literacy coach and the kindergarten curriculum leader. Prior to Next Door, she was a bilingual teacher in the Milwaukee Public Schools at the high-performing La Escuela Fratney elementary school. Itzel focused her thesis on dual-language and is trained in the Danielson framework for coaching. Itzel earned her Bachelor of Arts from Marquette University and her Masters of Art in Literacy/ESL and Master of Science in Educational Leadership from Cardinal Stritch University.