Welcome to Toll 8th Grade English
Elizabeth (Liz) Weaver is a life-long resident of Glendale. An alumni of Glendale High School, Ms. Weaver attended Occidental College, earning a BA in English and Comparative Literature as well as completing her Master of Arts in Teaching, with an emphasis in Educational Leadership. Ms. Weaver also studied 18th Century Literature at Oxford University for further professional development in teaching literature. Ms. Weaver earned her Master’s in Educational Administration in December 2016.
In her nineteen years with the Glendale Unified School District, Ms. Weaver has taught grades 7-12, ELD, English, and Advanced Placement Literature and Composition. While serving as English Department Chair for Crescenta Valley High School, Liz began implementation of the Common Core Standards in the fall of 2010. She has further served the Glendale Unified School district as a Support Provider for New Teachers. From 2013-2016, Ms. Weaver served as the Secondary Common Core Specialist, coaching all secondary teachers to implement the new standards.
Ms. Weaver spends her free time traveling, reading, collecting wine and spending time with her dog, Rocky.