Hi, my name is Ana. I am a very enthusiastic person who loves teaching. I have a master?s degree in Math Education and have been teaching for more than 8 years. I taught English as a Second Language (ESL) in Brazil for about 6 years, and currently, I teach Developmental Math at Dona Ana Community College in Las Cruces, NM. I love the interaction with the students and helping them understand math and hopefully like math a little. I also facilitate learning by giving individualized instruc... [more]
I have been a DACC Math instructor for the past 8 years and have taught all the Developmental Math courses from pre algebra to Algebra 2.
I am originally from Brazil and my first language is Portuguese. I first came to America 28 years ago and was faced with the difficulties of learning English, which is now my second language. I moved back to Brazil where I lived for 6 years, had the pleasure to teach English as a Second Language and it was when I fell in love with teaching. My passion for teaching, combined with the 6 years of experience in teaching ESL and understanding all the obstacles one has to overcome when learning a second language, I feel more than prepared to help you!