Olivia Morales teaches World History full-time serving New Orleans High School students. She also works as an instructional and curriculum-design coach. Olivia has been involved in PBL education since 2014. Always committed to providing an equitable education to all, PBL instruction transformed Olivia as an educator and how she approached her students as stakeholders. She believes that, done right, PBL has the power to change the classroom, students, and community beyond. She loves the tools, confidence and resilience a safe PBL classroom builds in her students. She’s seen the benefits in her classroom in California, New Orleans and beyond.
Olivia has earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in History and a Master of Arts in Education from University of California Santa Cruz. As a life-long learner she plans to pursue a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership.