Ana Lilia Alvarez Blanco

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"My professional experience over the nine months I was at Perkins made me realize how beautiful being a special education teacher is."
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Costa Rica (Residence)
Costa Rica (Origin)

ELP class of 2015

Special Educator for the Ministry of Education in Costa Rica

Daily Living Skills
Early Education
Fine and Gross Motor Skills
Low Vision
Parenting and Family Support
Sensory Development
Teacher Training
Teaching MDVI/DB
Transition Planning

Ana Lilia is a special educator at the Ministry of Education in Costa Rica, where she has worked for fifteen years with students up to age thirteen. She is working hard to improve the quality of life of people with disabilities and their families, bringing opportunities to develop skills and create environments full of respect, equality, and rights for all members of society in her country.