Isis Lopez

Teacher

NV State College - B.A.
Concordia U - M.Ed.

702-949-3600 x120
Born in Mexico City, Isis Lopez came to Carson City, Nevada, at the age of six. In 2002, she left her career in travel and tourism to pursue her lifelong dream to become an educator. In 2004, she moved to Las Vegas to attend Nevada State College receiving her B.A. with honors in elementary education with a concentration in bilingual education. She later attended Concordia University where she graduated with an M.Ed. in educational leadership.
 
Previously, she taught at a charter school for eight years. Ms. Lopez joined our Dawson community in 2015 and has been an active member in helping students develop the skills that will ensure a strong educational foundation while preparing them to be lifelong learners. Mrs. Lopez’s love for learning was evident when she attended the National Association for Multicultural Education and Teaching Tolerance conferences and led sessions during Teacher Academy last year. This year, she will continue to mentor new teachers.
 
She is married with two children, ages 22 and 24. She is a lover of the vintage/retro style and enjoys trying out different hairstyles and outfits. During the summer months, she often travels to visit family and friends making sure to stop by National Parks along the way.
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The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.