First Name

Olivia

Last Name

Dachel

Bio

Mrs. Dachel is a Science, Business and Computer Science educator offering computer science for nearly 15 years while striving to inspire rural students to make connections with local employers and STEM career opportunities. Courses include Cisco IT Essentials, web design and a variety of programming languages. In 2018, Mrs. Dachel introduced Merrill School District to the Code.org strand of CS Discoveries and AP Computer Science Principles, began to implement the Girls Who Code club and launched and advised the High School Technology Club linking students to local Computer Science experts through activities and events. Most recently the Tech Club partnered with Washington Elementary School to host a Coding Expo to explore a variety of coding technology and spark interested in computer science in elementary students through interaction with positive high school mentors.