Susana Cabrera

Mi Vida Academy


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: Summer piloting, cultivating the school model, continuing empathy interviews, developing community partnerships, and building a team