Mrs. Cortez has been a member of Holy Family’s middle school team since 2014. She received her M.A. in Education from Roosevelt University in Chicago and has completed a software development camp at Code Fellows. This year Mrs. Cortez is working to create a sustainable technology program at Holy Family by training staff in using technology in the classroom, and offering a web development course to 6-8th graders. She is a strong advocate for bilingual/bi literate education, and empowering young girls in getting involved with STEM, which is why she enjoys her work at Holy Family Bilingual Catholic School.