World language teacher and community development professional. Ms. Palchik has taught Spanish, English, and French to students from Kindergarten to post-college, worked as a communications and media director in international development, and served as a community health educator and medical interpreter.
Born in Argentina, Ms. Palchik and her family moved to Virginia when she was six years old. She enrolled in ESOL classes in Fairfax County Public Schools, where she attended Mantua E.S., Frost M.S. and Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. Ms. Palchik has a B.A. in Anthropology and French from Tufts University and is currently pursuing her M.Ed. in World Language Instruction.
Ms. Palchik’s priorities include community partnerships, 21st century learning, and a whole-child approach to education. She speaks Spanish and French fluently and is conversational in Italian.
Current term expires 12/31/19
Meet Fairfax County School Board Member Dalia Palchik, Providence District Representative
February 4, 2016