David Necochea began teaching at Ritter in 2011. He currently teaches second grade. He has taught grades kinder through fifth grade during his 16 years of teaching experience. He graduated from California State University Los Angeles, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, a Multi-Subject Teaching Credential, and a Master of Arts degree in Modern Literature. He is a committee member on Ritter’s Language Appraisal Team. He loves sharing and reading stories to see his students’ faces light up with anticipation and excitement during Storytime. He takes great pleasure in developing a lifelong love for reading in all his students.