Faculty & Staff at Baker

Learning By Doing

Melissa Makagon

First Grade Teacher


Melissa Makagon has been teaching children from preschool age through second grade since 1996. During that time she has had the privilege of leading teachers on literacy, conducting parent literacy and math nights, and mentoring many student teachers in the classroom. Melissa comes to Baker with a strong background in constructivist teaching and strives to continue her professional growth in progressive education.

  • Joined Baker: 2006
  • Graduate: B.A., San Francisco State University
  • Graduate: M.Ed., Pepperdine University
  • Email: mmakagon@bakerdemschool.org