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Education

University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL,  1983 - Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 1997 - M.E. - endorsement area: severe needs for the hearing impaired (learned sign language SEE)

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, 2006 - M.A. Multicultural Education, second language acquisition and bilingualism emphasis



Experience

I started my teaching career in the field of special education in the fall of 1997 in Salt Lake City.

I moved to Colorado in 1998 and taught in a bilingual setting (K-5th grade) in St. Vrain Valley Schools until May 2007.

I worked in Hamblen County Schools from 2007-2008 as a Spanish teacher (grades 10-12).

I have taught ESL and Spanish at Jefferson County Schools since the fall of 2008.



Bio

I was born in Colombia, S.A.

After I graduated from high school, I moved to the United States to learn English and to pursue a college degree.

I have 3 endorsements: English as a second language (ESL), Severe needs for the hearing impared, and Spanish

I have done a lot of traveling in the USA and outside the USA. "The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page." Saint Augustine