Señorita Maria is from Quito, Ecuador. She has a BA in Multi-media Journalism and Organizational Communication from Universidad San Francisco de Quito and an MA in Education, Curriculum and Instruction with Emphasis in Special Education from The University of Mississippi. Maria has taught in both Ecuador and the USA. She taught in Hola Hoboken Dual Language Charter School. This will be Maria’s third year in HWIS. We missed Maria last year when she had her baby girl, Sofia. We welcome back Señorita Maria. She will teach the Grades 3-5 students.