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Mrs. Gutierrez

Mrs. Gutierrez


My objective is to improve student achievement through culturally responsive tiered instruction and intervention, in a safe, and welcoming environment. I believe in cultivating the well being of my scholars academically, emotionally, as well as physically.


Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA

Multiple Subject Credential, July of 2008

Masters in Education, partially completed

California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

Bachelor of Science, August of 2006

Major: Child and Adolescent Development 


Multiple Subject Credential CLAD, Azusa Pacific University

Reading Specialist Micro-Credential: Early Literacy Foundations through L.A.U.S.D 

Recent Training:

Research Guided Literacy Instruction Cadre

Future Ready

LD West Elementary Math Instructional Leaders Cadre

95% Phonemic Awareness Intervention

Number Talks & CGI Math Instruction

CAASPP Institute

Restorative Justice Practices

Equipped For Reading Success, David Kilpatrick 

Teaching Experience:

5th grade, 3rd grade, 6th grade & 2nd/3rd

Los Angeles Unified School District

  • Create and implement engaging, standards based curriculum and PBL
  • Institute positive behavior support and interventions
  • Create and implement Social and Emotional learning 
  • Student Support and Progress Team
  • Use assessment data to drive tier 1, 2, and 3 instruction as well as tier 1, 2, and 3 intervention plans
  • Engage in data driven professional learning community (PLC)
  • Lead Science Teacher for 3rd grade
  • Team Teaching with grade level
  • Coordinate and plan for grade level phonics and phonemic awareness academies
  • Grade Level Chair
  • Local School Leadership Council
  • Reclassify students out of ELD
  • Lead staff development
  • Participant in annual school review
  • Administer annual ELPAC and SBA
  • Create and implement Social and Emotional learning 
  • Engage in data driven professional learning community (PLC)
Misty Gutierrez
ACTIVE 2019-2020