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Yamara Higgins

Pine Crest School
Computer Science & Technology Specialist
Yamara Higgins joined Pine Crest School in August of 1991 as a Pre-Kindergarten Teacher II for 6 years. She has a Master's Degree in Exceptional Learning Differences from Lynn University. She moved position from the classroom to assistant to the Lower School Computer Lab where she taught Pre-Kindergarten through fifth-grade how to use software programs to enhance technology learning and in school software manager, and a science teacher to Pre-Kindergarten. She was a director of the After School Enrichment program for 17 years; she was in charge of organizing several after-school classes, such as robotics, chess, arts, sports, etc. As the technology evolved so did Yamara's position evolved to Educational Technology and Computer Science teacher for Pre-Kindergarten through first-grade grade. She is also responsible to manage and implement software, robotic's coach assistant, teacher's coach, presenter, assistant Director to PCAM, a daily live morning Pine Crest Lower School broadcast show as she works closely with all the fifth-grade students.