Intercultural Specialists

Intercultural Specialists connect multicultural and under-served families and students with community and school programs, resources, and events to ensure academic success.

Intercultural Specialists specialize in:

  • Promoting academic success with multicultural students
  • Educating multicultural families how to navigate the Eastern Carver County Schools educational system
  • Mediating concerns between multicultural students and schools
  • Building the bridge between diverse families and the school community
  • Promoting cultural awareness
  • Being a resource for questions and concerns for multicultural parents and students

Intercultural Specialists

Pioneer Ridge Middle School & Integrated Arts Academy
Virma Behnke — 612-282-4867

Chaska Middle School East &  West
Lucia Seeman – 952-679-0605

Chaska High School & Chanhassen High School
Nayely Becerra-Balbuena – 612-930-6376

Achievement & Integration Lead Specialist
Courtney Caldwell - 952-556-6258