Mariana Amorim is a caring and professional music teacher with over 10 years of experience working with children from pre-kindergarten to 5th grade. She is passionate about creating inclusive instruction and fostering diverse learning environments. Mariana has proven herself to be a versatile choir and music multi-instrumentalist teacher, always attentive and sensitive to the individual needs of each student.

Fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish, Mariana possesses strong language skills that allow her to effectively communicate with students from various backgrounds.

In her professional career, Mariana has held several positions that have showcased her exceptional teaching abilities and commitment to childhood development through music. At Bruce-Monroe Elementary School at Park View in Washington, D.C., she served as a Music Teacher from August 2021 to December 2021, working with students from kindergarten to 5th grade.

Prior to that, Mariana was a Music Teacher at Georgetown Montessori School in Washington, D.C. from August 2019 to March 2020. During her time there, she conducted specialized musical activities that aimed to stimulate children’s motor, social, affective, and cognitive abilities.

Mariana has also worked as a Music Teacher and Musical Instrument Teacher at B&B Music Lessons in Washington, D.C. from December 2019 to December 2021. She conducted music lessons at Creative Minds International Charter School, teaching piano, guitar, flute, and voice to students of different ages and styles.

Between June 2018 and February 20

21, Mariana served as a Music Teacher and Musical Instrument Teacher at the Richardson School of Music in Takoma Park, MD. In addition to teaching general music, she also taught piano and organized regular recitals for younger students.

During her time in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Mariana was a Harpsichordist and Organizational Management staff member at the Baroque Orchestra of UNIRIO from July 2014 to June 2016. She was responsible for organizing logistics, rehearsals, and recruitment.

Mariana also served as a Music Teacher at Pedra da Gavea School in Rio de Janeiro from February 2013 to December 2015. Her music lessons focused on pre-kindergarten to 5th-grade students and were conducted in small groups called “living studios” to contribute to the individual and social development of each child.

Furthermore, Mariana worked as a Music Teacher for babies and toddlers at Espaço Bimbo in Rio de Janeiro from August 2013 to June 2014, providing specialized music work for children aged 6 months to 4 years old.

At Joao Caetano School in Sao Goncalo, Rio de Janeiro, Mariana worked as a Music Teacher from January 2011 to June 2012, conducting study groups with students based on differentiated learning needs.

Aside from her professional experience, Mariana has also dedicated her time and expertise to various social, religious, and community projects in Brazil, the Philippines, Panama, and the USA, where she taught choir, piano, music theory, and baby therapy.

Mariana’s academic background includes a Professional Development on Ukulele Playing and Pedagogy certificate from the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, obtained in July 2021. She also holds a certification in Organizational Management from Washington Adventist University, Takoma Park, MD, earned in May 2019. Additionally, Mariana is CPR/First-aid certified since January 2018, also from Washington Adventist University.

With her extensive experience, language proficiency, and passion for music education, Mariana Amorim is a dedicated and talented music teacher who has positively impacted the lives of numerous students throughout her career.