Conecta    ko•nek•tah    verb

  1. You connect

  2. He/she connects

Meet Abbie Lara

She is the Conecta Preschool Director. As a teacher with over 15 years of experience working with toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners, Abbie knows the languages of children. She holds a California credential in Elementary Teaching and a Child Development Director Permit. She has completed the RIE® Foundations: Theory and Observation course and is currently working on her RIE® practicum. She received the Linda Brown Fellows Award through the Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundation for her superb work at Kings Beach Elementary School, where she taught kindergarten. She has a degree in Business Administration. Abbie is also bilingual.

Abbie is passionate about teaching to the whole child and creating a nurturing learning experience. She works hard to develop her education by engaging in ongoing professional development opportunities and through careful observation and reflection.