Mrs. Luize was born and raised in Brazil, where she studied Physical Education and first fell in love with teaching. After moving to the US, she worked in a daycare and as a preschool teacher in Manhattan before completing her elementary teaching degree. A committed learner herself, Mrs. Luize will begin her Masters in Education at Rutgers this upcoming spring.
Mrs. Luize believes that children’s social and emotional skills play a huge part on learning, and that starting to exercise these skill early will benefit their entire academic lives. Mrs. Luize is committed to childhood development and to fostering a learning environment that allows for children's academic success but not overlooking their social emotional well being.