Raquel Solorzano-Duenas has been teaching for 12 years and is currently a social science teacher in Anaheim, California. Raquel integrates technology in combination with a variety of strategies to inspire and push students to higher achievement. She utilizes student curiosity and input when developing lessons to make learning relevant. As a Lesson Design Coach, she shares strategies and tools with colleagues. Recap has allowed for an increase in student engagement while providing a private communication channel between her and her students. This is of great benefit to the many EL students in her school community.