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Elena Andres

Spanish Editor

Elena has over 20 years of experience working as an editor and translator in NYC, Spain and Venezuela. She is the author of textbooks for elementary, middle school and high school in science and health published in Venezuela by Teduca/Santillana. She has also published papers in scientific magazines in the field of animal behavior. In addition, Elena worked in NYC as a therapist providing group and individual therapy to adults and teenagers. She earned a MA in Psychology at Hunter College in NYC, has a B.A/MA in Biology from the University Central of Venezuela and was part of a Doctorate program in Animal behavior at Granada University, Spain.

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Learning by Doing: Cultivating Agency in Students with Disabilities

Written by Maria Bucon-Scales and Ace Parsi | 3 days ago

One of the challenges students can face within our current education system is being presented with curriculum that they struggle to connect with. Many of our education reform efforts fail because students are disengaged and end up dropping out of a system that does not meet their needs or prepare them for the future. Brain … Continue reading Learning by Doing: Cultivating Agency in Students with Disabilities

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