Laura is from a small town in the province of Girona, in Catalonia (Spain). She holds a bachelor’s degree in teaching and a Master's degree in Psychopedagogy. This course is going to be her first one as a teacher in the United States. Laura has worked for 3 years as a primary school and special education teacher in schools of Catalan language immersion. She also has extensive experience promoting education projects outside schools. She believes that education is not only about teaching about the outside world, but also about the emotional and social world. “Educamos con el corazón” (we teach with our heart), she says.