It has been a pleasure having her as a student in the program. Maria is truly passionate about language teaching and always willing to help her fellow students. We wish her the best of luck with her career in language education.
Maria has been teaching Spanish for 6 years, 5 of which at the high school level. She recently switched over to teaching both at the elementary school level and the college level. She is an adjunct at Western Technical College and Lakeland University and she is a member of her district's technology integration team called Apple Core, where she helps teach teachers how to use technology in their classrooms. She enrolled in the certificate because it allowed her to combine her passion for both technology and language learning. She is currently considering starting doctoral work.