Ms. Schirmer earned her bachelor's degree in history and her teaching credential from CSUF.  She also has a Master's degree in history from CSULB.  She joined the Rancho family in 1995 and currently teaches U.S. History and A.P. World History.  She served as an Advanced Placement reader for the National A.P European History exams from 2003-2010 and has attended several workshops presented by the College Board.
Ms. Schirmer has visited five continents and hopes to see the remaining two before she dies!