Elana Zizmor


Elana Zizmor holds a Bachelors Degree in Biochemistry/Chemistry from UC San Diego and a Masters Degree in Education from UC Davis. During her education at UC San Diego she worked in research labs including SCRIPPS Institute of Oceanography and the SALK Institute. Her education at UC Davis was greatly influenced by her exposure to a dynamic classroom teacher who valued hands on experiences, and she has continued to focus on classroom strategies that employ such techniques. Having taught Chemistry for 5 years, and AP Chemistry for 2, she has come to Gunn with a not only experience, but a dynamic personality and charm. Mrs. Zizmor is married with 2 children, and sings in an acapella group called "Rapid Transit". Elana Zizmor teaches Chemistry 1 and AP Chemistry.