Brenda C. Grimoldi is an elementary school teacher for Coachella Valley Unified School District in California. In her 20 years of experience, she has taught multiple subjects from second grade to adults. Brenda has had the privilege of developing her talents as a drama teacher, Migrant Program Lead Teacher, and club advisor in the Coachella Valley area. Besides teaching, she writes a weekly column for La Prensa Hispana, a bilingual (Spanish/English) newspaper and creates a podcast, Good News Hub, available on Youtube. In her spare time, she enjoys writing poetry and bible devotionals. Brenda is about to complete her course on “Writing for Children and Teens” with the Institute for Writers based in Connecticut. Reach Brenda on Twitter @BrendaGrimoldi, Instagram @bcgrimoldi or email at