My name is Vanessa Arce, and I am 41 years old. I was born and raised in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. I’m the oldest of four siblings and I have two beautiful twin nieces, one handsome nephew and one sweet niece. I am a kindergarten teacher here in SCCS, this is my first year. I have worked in Education since I was 19, I started as an assistant teacher in kindergarten and lower elementary. I was a Pre-Kinder teacher for about three years in another school and also a teacher in a daycare. I started working at SCCS in 2014 as an Assistant Teacher and then I was an elementary physical education teacher for about 2 years. I have a bachelor’s degree in Educational Psychologist (Learning Specialist) and now I'm about to finish the Master “International Graduate Program for Educator” at SUNY Buffalo State.