Texas Tech University

Mary Alice Zavala, M.Ed.

Site Coordinator / Instructor
Teacher Education Department

Email: MaryAlice.Zavala@ttu.edu

Phone: 806-834-4374

Mary Alice Zavala is a Site Coordinator and Instructor for the DFW area 2+1 TechTeach program. Born and raised in Alice, Texas, Mary Alice’s love of learning, literacy, collaborating and growing has provided her experiences as a: 3rd grade Dual Language teacher, 4th grade bilingual reading teacher, campus Literacy Strategist, district Instructional Coach and a TAP certified Master Teacher over the course of her career.  Mary Alice continues to look for new ways to enhance her craft for the advancement of her current and future teacher candidates.


  • M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction – Literacy Studies, University of Texas at Arlington, 2015
  • Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Texas at Arlington, 2009

Areas of Expertise

  • Bilingual and ESL Certified
  • Certified NIET Evaluator
  • TAP
  • Coaching
  • Curriculum and Instruction: Literacy