Tanya Flores is a teacher from New Mexico with a master’s degree in multicultural education from the University of New Mexico. She specializes in teaching English language learners and has taught elementary, middle, and high school for the past 14 years. She currently teaches at Bernalillo High School in Bernalillo, New Mexico, having taught science, mathematics, business, and English language development. She has presented at the national and local conferences of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), is a grant recipient of Earth Science Information Partners and NSTA, and has served as a Museum Fellow with the New Mexico Museum of Natural History. Tanya can be reached at tflores@bernalillops.org.