Ivette Mendez Johnsen graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and a Master’s Degree in English Education. Her professional background includes certifications in the areas of English 6-12, Social Studies 6-12, Math 6-9, and ESOL. Ivette has worked in schools ranging all grade levels, from K-12. She has also worked extensively training teachers and other instructional staff. She is currently a Global Teacher at Academica Virtual Education Dual Diploma Program.