Mi Vida Academy
Short bio: Susana is a tenacious and passionate educator that works tirelessly for marginalized and underserved communities who deserve to flourish and succeed in Colorado. Mi Vida Academy is a pubic ECE-8 school that provides students with opportunities for dialogue and and analysis rooted in indigenous studies. Susana is currently a 1st Grade Teacher at McElwain Elementary/Adams 12.
Name of Venture: Mi Vida Academy
Type of venture: School
Grade level(s): ECE - 8
Target Geography: north Denver metro area
Success to date: pilot results have been very positive
2019-2020 plans piloting this summer, cultivating my school model, continuing empathy interviews, developing community partnerships, and building a team