Maestra Arika


My name is Arika Traiforos, or Maestra Arika, as the kids call me.  I have been teaching third grade at Emerson since 2011.  I was born and raised in Duluth, Minnesota and attended the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.  I graduated from the University in 2010 with a degreen in Elementary Education and a minor in Spanish Studies.  

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Me llamo Arika Traiforos y los niños me llaman "Maestra Arika".   He enseñado tercer grado en la Escuela Emerson desde 2011.  Nacî en Duluth, Minnesota y asistî la Universidad de Minnesota en Minneapolis.  Me gradué de la Universidad en 2010 con una licenciatura en educacion elementaria y una licenciatura secundaria en los estudios españoles.