Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Silvia Plata
MYP 1 (6 Innovation)
Mrs. Plata has been a middle school math teacher for 15 years. She is from Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico, but she has been teaching around the world for the past 6 years. She taught in the American School of Torreon (Mexico), in the American International School of Mozambique (Africa), and now she is happily teaching in Tanglewood Middle School (Houston).
Her bachelor degree is in Elecrtonics and Communications Engineer and she has a Masters in Interdisciplinary Studies from Buffalo State University, NY. She became certified as a Math teacher for the State of Texas in 2015.
She loves working with young kids and believes that everyone can enjoy Mathematics. Kids just need engaging and motivating activities that can be related to real-life world situations.
She likes sports like soccer (her favorite team is SANTOS LAGUNA). She also likes to run (believe it or not she ran a half Marathon in Cape Town, South Africa!), travel and meet people from all around the world.
Here is a link to my syllabus: