Alyssa has been an Elementary Educator since 1993 after graduating from Texas A&M University for Spring Branch Independent School District, Friendswood Independent School District, and Clear Creek Independent School District. For the past five years, Mrs. Toomes has been an Instructional Mentor/Literacy Coach for Clear Creek Independent School District for ages Pre-Kindergarten through-5th grade. During that time, she has also been the District Presenter for Professional Development for Clear Creek Independent School District. Mrs. Toomes also travels to surrounding school districts as a Literacy Consultant offering staff development for reading, writing, and word study. Mrs. Toomes has been chosen as a National Presenter at NCTE (National Council for Teachers of English) on Staff Development Cycle Studies.
Mrs. Toomes lives in Friendswood, Texas as is a wife and mother of a two middle school age children. Her compassion for personalized education and helping each individual learn at their own level lines up with The Preparatory School’s philosophy. Mrs. Toomes believes that each child learns at their own pace and fostering that learning style at the preschool level is a great start in life for every child.