Devon Almeida

Devon Almeida

EdSurge 50 State Project Writer

Brief Biography

Devon just finished her 12th year of teaching in Plainville, Mass. She graduated from Saint Michael's College in Colchester, VT with a Bachelor's in Elementary Education and Psychology in 2005 before receiving her Master's in Elementary Education from Fitchburg State College in 2007. 

She's taught 3rd grade, Spanish K-3, 2nd grade for three years, and 1st grade before ending up teaching 4th grade. She also serves as a data coach and teacher leader. 

Devon comes from a long line of teachers, including her mom. She has also been dancing for 31 years and competed on a dance team. She loves to spend time with her family and friends, as well as ski, bike ride, shop, read, go the beach, and travel.

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