Mrs. Goodenough began teaching in 1999 after receiving her B.A. from UCSB and her M.Ed. from Pepperdine University. She taught 3rd – 6th grade in Newport Mesa Unified School District, as well as teaching English as a second language to high school and elementary school students in Japan. Mrs. Goodenough has training in differentiated instruction and believes that the best education meets the needs of all learners based on their individual, unique backgrounds, and learning styles. In her free time, Mrs. Goodenough enjoys spending time with her husband, their little girl, and puppy. She loves the beach, reading, hiking, and traveling.
Mrs. Macias is our lead teacher. She was born and raised in La Puente, Mrs. Macias attended and graduated from Walnut High School. She worked in the veterinary field for several years (at animal hospitals, clinics, and as a manager at a diagnostic laboratory). She enjoys spending time with her family at Disneyland, camping, and taking their rambunctious Labrador puppy to the beach.
Mrs. Le has been teaching preschool classes since 2017. She also works in the arts & crafts industry. Mrs. Le and her husband are parents to three creative children, all who have graduated from OC Tiny Tots. In their spare time, Mrs. Le and her family enjoy creating crafty makes, bike riding, camping, and all things Disney.