¡Hola! My name is Karina Góngora and I am very excited to be your child's fifth grade teacher. This is my first summer in Arizona, so I am trying to acculturate to the heat and the lack of humidity. I am originally from Miami where I lived for 27 years. There, I was able to obtain my Bachelors degree in social work. After contemplating a graduate degree, I decided to move to Michigan to attend Michigan State University. After less than two years, I received my masters degree in social work. I worked as a family therapist for over ten years before I decided to delve in to the profession of education. Is tarted teaching 7 years ago in a