Susana Cabrera

Mi Vida Academy

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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