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Megan Gross

Poway Unified School District
Teacher & 2017 CA Teacher of the Year
Northern California
Megan Gross is a 2017 California Teacher of the Year and special education teacher at Del Norte High School, in the Poway Unified School District. She has taught and facilitated inclusive education for students with disabilities at both the elementary and secondary level for ten years. Megan has advocated for equity and supported students transitions from segregated special education classes, to an instructional day including general education academic and elective classes. She also facilitates social inclusion and extracurricular activities as the Co-Advisor of the Del Norte High School Best Buddies Club. Megan is the co-author of The Inclusion Toolbox and ParaEducate.