Rachel Calvert

Rachel is an English Teacher & Mentor at Fusion Berkeley. As well as teaching English, Rachel also teaches Yoga, Life Skills, Economics, Psychology, and Philosophy.


Rachel received her BA from the University of California, Santa Cruz in English Literature with a minor in Education. During college, she tutored and worked with many home school families to design curriculum that would engage their students. She tutored essay writing for many of the local high school students, as well. Rachel spent two years in Detroit with Teach For America, where she taught English Literature and Language Arts. After Teach For America, Rachel worked as a Humanities teacher at Fusion’s Upper West Side campus in New York City.

Rachel loves laughing, her corgi, and the television show Friends.