Phone: (530) 582-3720 ext. 27103
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Mary Berelson was born near Cleveland, Ohio. She has lived and studied in Capetown, South Africa, San Francisco, Ca. Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico, and Santa Cruz, Ca. After graduating from UC Berkeley with a Bachelor's Degree in Cultural Anthropology, she and her husband, Scott, moved to Truckee, Ca. Mrs. B. worked for Head Start in Kings Beach, and then at Kings Beach Elementary for a couple of years. She has been at Glenshire Elementary for the past twenty years. Mrs. B. along with Mrs. Johnson, in the classroom next door, teaches kindergarten and then 'loops' with her students to first grade.
Mrs. Berelson has two grown daughters, Rachel and Becca. Her dog is Pandora (Dora) and her cat is Grisy. Mrs. B. enjoys creating things and making music. She fills her time with learning, reading, painting, quilting, teaching and playing ukulele.