New Teachers

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Please welcome Erin Turner, the new inclusion specialist to Sequoia Elementary! This is Erin’s ninth year teaching and she is excited to be in a role with a focus on inclusive practices. She began her teaching career in New York City in an inclusion program in the Bronx. Erin moved to the Bay Area three years ago. She loves Oakland and is excited to be teaching close to home in such a positive, su... »

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Please welcome second grade teacher Leah Aguilera to Sequoia Elementary! Ms. Aguilera is an educator living in Oakland. She has taught students from preschool through high school and has found a passion for training beginning teachers. Ms. Aguilera has taught in public and independent schools, in both urban and suburban environments. She is able to cross communies with ease and believes that treas... »

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Meet Sequoia’s New Teachers

Please welcome art teacher Dawline-Jane Oni-Eseleh to Sequoia Elementary! Dawline-Jane is an Oakland-based visual and teaching artist. Her work explores history, identity and the creation of a visual narrative. Her work has been exhibited internationally and across the United States and was recently featured in an article about artist activists in Teen Vogue. She is currently a Print Public Artist... »