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Mary Lora

1. Tell us a bit about yourself. Where are you from and what were you doing before arriving at THINK Global School?

I was born and raised in New York City. I graduated in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and I have worked in the finance/accounting field for seven years. Before starting my finance/accounting journey, I worked as a math tutor. I enjoyed assisting students overcome their challenges.  

2. What are your favorite aspects of your job?

I love my job because it’s a collaborative environment — I really enjoy working as a team.

3. What aspects of THINK Global School’s educational model do you find most appealing?

Project-based learning —  students gaining the tools and knowledge to explore and solve problem/challenges.  

4. If you could make one major change to global education, what would it be?

Equal education opportunity despite economical background

5. Which of our core values do you feel you most embody, and why?

“Don’t teach me what to think. Teach me how to think.” –Giving students the opportunity to explore and take control of their educational path.

6. What is your most memorable travel experience thus far?

My most memorable travel experience thus far was when I was 11 years old. I moved to the Dominican Republic for a year. I was a part of an international school, and it was a great learning experience.

7. If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would it be?

Greece. I am looking forward to this year’s graduation 🙂

8. What is your favorite book, and why?

Twilight and The Notebook. I am a hopeless romantic!

Ready to embark on the educational journey of a lifetime?

A passion for travel. A strong academic record. And the desire to improve the world as you experience it. If this sounds like you, you just might be our ideal candidate! Start your application with a five-minute inquiry form - you never know where you might end up.

It all starts here.

Ready to embark on the educational journey of a lifetime?

A passion for travel. A strong academic record. And the desire to improve the world as you experience it. If this sounds like you, you just might be our ideal candidate! Start your application with a five-minute inquiry form - you never know where you might end up.

It all starts here.

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