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Mrs. Salaya's Core Values of Democracy

Speak freely.

Rebel against injustice and oppression.

Cherish the rule of law.

Disagree without violence.

Know your rights.

Practice political efficacy.

 

FAVORITE QUOTES

 

"Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God" -Ben Franklin

"Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." -Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely." -Lord Acton

"You can live as if nothing is a miracle, or you can live as if everything is a miracle."-Albert Einstein

"I despise what you are saying, but I would protect with my life your right to say it." -Voltaire

"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience; we are spiritual beings having a human experience." -?

"You are either green and growing or ripe and rotten." -?

"The journey is the destination." -?

"Success is getting what you want; happiness is wanting what you get." -?

"Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?" -Mary Oliver

"If you do not take an interest in the affairs of your government, then you are doomed to live under the rule of fools." - Plato

"In America, anyone can become president. It's one of the risks we take."

 

GREAT READS

No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald-The title says it all

A Fighting Chance by Elizabeth Warren-The current Massachusetts Senator's political memoir gives an overview of her career and her impact on public policy.

Unbroken: A WWII Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand-The story of Louis Zamperini and his extraordinary odyssey of survival while driven to the limits of mind, body, and spirit.  

 

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Calendar
Long Beach City Council Award-Participation in National Voter Registration Week, 11/3/15
Long Beach City Council Award-Participation in National Voter Registration 
Week, 11/3/15
Port of Long Beach Teacher Externs Class of 2015
Port of Long Beach Teacher Externs Class of 2015
MYVOTE 2014-California Secretary of State-sponsored mock elections
MYVOTE 2014
Greta McGree Budai Educator Scholarship Award, 2013 World Trade Week. Photo courtesy of caughtinthemoment.com
Greta McGree Budai Educator Scholarship Award, 2013 World Trade Week
Congressman Lowenthal visits Wilson High School December 2012
Congressman Lowenthal visits Wilson High School December 2012

About Mrs. Salaya

Graduated from CSUF, BA in Economics 1985.

Buyer, The Broadway department store chain, men's ties and crystal depts, 1983-1992.

Product Development/Buyer, Warner Bros. Studio stores, 1992-1993.

Regional Sales Representative, Mikasa housewares 1993-1995.

"Stay-at-home" mom, 1995-1998.

Entrepreneur/owner, local retail shop, 1998-2001.

Earned single subject teaching credential in social sciences, 2001-2003.

Educator, Lakewood High School, 2004-2011.

Educator, Wilson High School, 2012-current.

47th District Congressman Lowenthal conducted a town hall meeting for Wilson seniors on 5/7/16.
47th District Congressman Lowenthal conducted a town hall meeting for Wilson 
seniors on 5/7/16.