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Mrs. Pasillas this year will be teaching American Literature and Honors English I. As an IB CP Coordinator, she will also be teaching parts of the Personal and Professional Skills course for program students. In her time at Damien, she has also taught Composition and Rhetoric, AP Language and Composition, and The Art of Reading. Mrs. Pasillas received her BA in English from Cal State Fullerton and her MA in English - Rhetoric, Writing, and Digital Media Studies from Northern Arizona University; she also has her single-subject credential in English. Before working in education, Mrs. Pasillas worked in magazine editing and printing. 
When she isn't teaching, Mrs. Pasillas spends time with her husband and three wonderful children. She enjoys reading, crafting, road trips, and movies.