Teacher Biography

My name is Ms. Celia Urenda. This is my 6th year teaching ESL at Pickett School and I love it. Before that, I worked at High School and Middle School in a different county in NC for 2 years.

I was born and raised in Santiago, Chile. I am a Teacher of English as a Foreign Language from the University of Chile. I also hold an MA in Education Majoring in Counseling. I also hold a degree in Applied Linguistics from Reading University, Reading, England.

I love children and in my free time I teach Sunday School in a Hispanic local Church. I also love reading, singing, and dancing.