Laura Penafiel

Math Field Specialist

Laura joins Open Up Resources with experience in mathematics education as a classroom teacher at both the elementary and secondary level, a district instructional specialist, and a professional learning facilitator for school and district leaders. She has designed and delivered individualized professional learning efforts to support schools and support educators with mathematics related curriculum, pedagogy, digital applications, strategies and classroom related technologies.  Laura holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education with a concentration in Mathematics. She is currently working on attaining her Master’s of Education in Curriculum & Instruction with a specialization in mathematics education. Laura enjoys being a Core Advocate promoting Instructional Advocacy and serves on the FL Standards Advocates Advisory Council.