Elizabeth Barcelos covers schools for San José Spotlight. Her own education is rooted in San Jose. Her K-12 education took place in the Berryessa Union, Alum Rock Union and East Side Union High School Districts. After making a quick pitstop in Saratoga to attend West Valley College, Elizabeth capped off her public education at San Jose State University.
After covering real estate news for realtor.com, Elizabeth covered schools, business and real estate news at the Los Altos Town Crier. She is excited to be focusing on education at the schools that molded her own educational journey.
Elizabeth also teaches Portuguese school in San Jose’s Little Portugal neighborhood, bringing her perspective as an educator to her writing.