Maria is a passionate, student-centered educator with over 15 years of experience working in the Early Years. Maria joined OurPlanet School when it first opened its doors in August 2013 and has taken on an active role throughout the school’s growth and development. Maria is the first face that new parents and students meet when they contact OurPlanet for the first time. She ensures that prospective parents learn and understand the identity of the school As the Head of Primary, Maria plays a key role promoting the school’s vision and mission by supporting teachers and parents, and also fosters our children’s interests and needs so they can achieve their full potential in a caring and engaging learning environment.
She has completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from the Escola Superior de Educação (Porto, Portugal).