Ms. Maria McGuire » About Ms. McGuire

About Ms. McGuire

My favorite food:
Mexican

My favorite activity:
Hiking

Language(s) I speak:
Spanish and English

Places I’ve been or want to go:
I have visited 16 US States. I have volunteered in Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Canada, Cambodia, Denmark, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, India, Italy, Laos, Morocco, Mexico, Netherlands, Romania, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand and Turkey. Africa is on my list!

I am a teacher because…
I have been in education for 25 years, and I have volunteered in about 25 countries! Young kids are my favorite age to teach! This is the fun age and the most important stage in a person’s life. This is the foundation for their future education. It is essential to provide a strong beginning.

More about my life and education...
I started in Education as a teacher assistant at 18 years old. I obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Education at the University in Cuernavaca, Morelos Mexico. I moved to USA in 2000. I enrolled at Metro State College of Denver, and I obtained a second Bachelor’s in Spanish Education. I hold a Professional Teaching License in English and Spanish education K-12.