Ms. Nasia Perez
Ms. Perez has been a paraprofessional in the science department for the past three years here at Somerset Academy South Homestead. She assists in the classroom by providing instructional support and group tutoring sessions. After graduating from South Dade Senior High, she started her teaching career by becoming an AmeriCorps peer mentor and tutor. With an A.A. focused in chemistry and biology, she is currently seeking her B.A. at Florida International University.
Since 2016, Ms. Perez has participated in numerous humanitarian mission trips all over the world. She has visited Honduras, Haiti, Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico. These trips have given Ms. Perez a unique perspective and personal experiences on how science can impact the world and incorporates these encounters in her daily lessons.