Edrick P. Macalagium teaches 6th grade at the Myrtle S. Finney Elementary School in Chula Vista. He holds a B.A. in Liberal Studies and a Multiple Subject CLAD credential from San Diego State University, where he also worked as a college recruiter prior to teaching. Edrick is pursuing his M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership at the HTH GSE, where he is exploring ways to help students articulate their learning through journaling and peer sharing.