B.A. in History, Yale Universtiy; M.S. Elementary Education with Bilingual extension, Pace Universtiy; Teacher Leader Certificate, Bank Street College of Education. Luis began teaching as a Teach For America (TFA) corps member in the South Bronx. He has taught 4th grade dual language and social studies. He has been the union chapter chair of his school and has worked actively with the school leadership team as a teacher leader. Luis' ultimate goal is to create multiple pathways to academic success for all students, particularly English Language Learners.