About Nirmala Thuraisingam...
Position: Mathematics 4 and Strategies Resource Teacher
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My Education and Professional Background
I had my schooling in Malaysia, obtained my teaching certificate at the Teachers training college, taught English as a Second Language for 2 years and worked for 5 years with students with hearing impairment prior to migrating to the US.
I obtained my Bachelors Degree from Northern Arizona University, graduating with a dual major in Special Education and Elementary Education. While teaching middle school level, I received my Masters in Special Education with emphasis in Autism and Positive Behavior Intervention Support from Northern Arizona University.
My Educational Philosophy
I believe that education should be viewed with equity in mind, where everyone is provided with what they need to succeed.