Maria Vazquez

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"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. Helen Keller"
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Argentina (Residence)
Argentina (Origin)

ELP class of 2012

General Coordinator of ACIPDIM, Professor in Special Education at the National University of Rio Cuarto and Consultant for Perkins International in Latin America

Specialties: 
Assessment
Behavior
Literacy
Biography: 

Maria lives in Argentina, where she is a founding member and general coordinator of ACIPDIM (Asociacion Civil Identidades Para Personas con Discapacidades Multiples - Civil Association for People with Multiple Disabilities), a university professor in special education at the National University of Rio Cuarto, and a consultant for Perkins International's Latin America Regional Office. She has worked to improve educational practices mainly in the areas of classroom behavior modification, literacy, and accreditation of student learning.