Mrs. Shannon Leyen/Mrs. L

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Mrs. Shannon Leyen/Mrs. L

Philosophy
 
Everyday is a gift and an opportunity. 
I desire to give a gift to each student.
The gift of hope for success,
 inspiration to learn, and a passion to
give back to the greatest extent that one is able.
 
 
Education
 
 
Esperanza High School 
Musical Theater Summer Workshops @ North Central Michigan College
Liberal Arts AA @ Fullerton College
Physical Education BA @ California State University Long Beach
(Student teaching @ Fountain Valley High School under the direction of Carol Staussberg (Physical Education)
& Barbara Noel (Dance Teacher).
Ryan's Single Subject California Clear Teaching Credential CSULB
CLAD @ University of Phoenix
Preliminary Career Technical Education Teaching Credential-Arts, Media & Entertainment
 
 
Professional Experience-
 
 
Dance & Physical Education Teacher @ Liberty High School-seventh year.
Choreographer for Visual & Performing Arts Charter/VPAC-17 years, Liberty High School Playmakers-three years
Coach/Advisor-(Cheer & Dance)-Liberty Dance Team, Liberty Cheer, Excelsior Middle School Cheer, Granada High School Yell Staff, & Esperanza High School Cheer & Songleaders.
Fitness/Dance/Aqua Aerobics & Children's Fitness Formats Instructor @ 24 Hour Fitness, In Shape, Delta Valley Athletic Club, Diamond Hills Sports Club, Discovery Bay Athletic Club & Imperial Health Spa-30 years in the fitness industry
Owner/Operator of Water, Workouts & Just Dance-in operation for nine years.
Presenter at the International Aquatic Fitness Conference, Fitness Educators of Older Adults & Water Instructor Networks.
Los Angeles Rams Professional Cheerleading Entertainer
Young Americans Dance Company