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Paula Morán

Academics Director
Paula Morán is the Academic Director at UWC Costa Rica. Paula joined the College in August 2006 when the school opened its doors as a UWC. She was a full-time Spanish B and Ab Initio teacher until August 2015 when she became a part-time IB Coordinator and part-time Spanish teacher. In July 2016, she became the Academic Director. That same year she started her Master in Education specializing in Education Center Organization and Management, which she finished at the end of 2018. Paula did her Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Oviedo, Spain (her hometown). In 2001, she started her PGCE (Post Graduate Course in Education) in Manchester, UK, where she worked as a Spanish teacher for five years before joining UWC Costa Rica.
From the north-east corner of the Catholic Church, 400 meters north
San José, Santa Ana 10901
Phone: (+506) 2282 5609
Email: info@uwccostarica.org
United World College Costa Rica is a non-profit foundation offering a two-year residential pre-university program focused on experiential learning. Our mission is to educate a diverse group of people to become happy, healthy and committed individuals, capable through their leadership and engagement, of fostering positive change in their communities in order to contribute to achieving a more sustainable and peaceful world.