Mrs. Takiguchi has been teaching math for over 25 years. She taught for 12 years with LAUSD and the last 14 years with Manhattan Beach Unified School District. She is a graduate of UCLA, where she also earned her teaching credential in the Math Education program. At Mira Costa High School, she currently teaches Algebra CD and Geometry. She enjoys the supportive and collaborative environment among Costa's staff, parents, and students.