Lisette PickardGlobal Teacher
Lisette Pickard was born and raised in Miami, Florida and graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in Education. Her professional background includes certifications in the areas of Elementary Education, English 6-12, Social Science 6-12, Art K-12, and English Language Learners. She worked with students of different ages in the traditional classroom for five years and made the transition to virtual education in 2014 after her son, Logan, was born. She is currently a Global Teacher at the Dual Diploma Program and has worked with students in several countries such as Italy, Spain, Israel, and Argentina. She was also named Global Teacher of the Year in 2016. She now lives in Pompano Beach, Florida and some of her hobbies include spending time with her family, reading, being in the ocean, traveling, and outdoor activities.