Tristine Jakubs received her B.A. in Sociology from Cal State Hayward, teaching credential from Cal State Monterey Bay, a M.A. in Teaching from Fresno State, and her Learning Specialist Credential from San Jose State University. She has been teaching since 2000 and at CSMH since 2005. She has taught Kindergarten, first grade, third grade, fourth grade, and is currently teaching in CSMH's special education department.