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Paola Maniera

Learning Support Assistant

I am from Costa Rica, where I worked as a Preschool teacher for 9 years, most of my experience was practicing the Montessori Method, which I loved! Before coming to Doha I finished my degree in Special Education. In Doha, I have worked as a classroom teacher. First, in a kindergarten and then in an international school.  Finally, I came to Compass, to work as an LSA, a new and important opportunity for me. 


 I am married and I have two daughters. My hobbies are reading and cooking. My personal goals at the moment are to learn Arabic, and continue my Italian lessons.


Compass is a school that provides support to the children with learning difficulties and disabilities. Here, kids in with a special condition, can feel accepted and supported, because the school provides the special services they require to succeed. This has helped Compass School to be recognized in Doha as a unique school.