Melissa Daniels is the founding director of High Tech Middle Chula Vista, the fourth middle school in the High Tech High network of charter schools located in San Diego, California. Melissa began her teaching career at international schools in both Cairo, Egypt and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After teaching internationally for seven years, Melissa joined High Tech High in 2006. In addition to her role as school director, she is an adjunct faculty member in the High Tech High Graduate School of Education, in which she has led courses in facilitating adult learning and leading progressive schools. Read more.