Alina Acosta

Alina Acosta

Alina Acosta

Elmhurst, IL

Current Teaching Position: 11-12th grade PreCalculus, Financial Algebra, and AP Calculus at Manual High School in Denver, CO

Teaching Residency: Computer Science and AP Calc AB, Manual High School

Interests: Education policy and leadership, running, rock climbing

Cohort: 2

 

Alina is originally from outside of Chicago, but looks forward to exploring the mountainous region of Denver during her teaching residency. She loves being outside and going on adventures. While at Harvard, Alina was actively involved in the Harvard Running Club, Cabot House life, the Harvard Pops Orchestra and the Harvard Square Homeless Shelter. Alina studied engineering and looks forward to encouraging more females to enter STEM-related fields. She cares deeply about the power of education and hopes to be a student of her students.