Andrea Anista was born 5 months after the martial law was declared in the Philippines.
She has a Master’s credits major in Special Education from De La Salle University and Master’s credits major in Educational Psychology as well as a Teaching diploma for the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines.
She was granted two teaching certificate from Arizona Cross Categorical Teaching Certification K-12 for Special Education and Maryland Teaching Certificate K-6 when she had the opportunity to teach in Baltimore City, Maryland and Bullhead City, Arizona, USA and opted to come back in the Philippines to share her acquired knowledge, methodologies, pedagogic skills, and experiences to her students and colleagues.
Ms. Andie as she is fondly called by her colleagues has 21 years of hands-on teaching experiences and sensitive to her student’s unique needs by adapting different strategies and techniques to cater to all their learning styles. Her goal is to foster and maintain an open, honest, communicative and supportive classroom, in which each student feels safe, secure, special and appropriately challenged.