- May 7, 2022
- 3 mins story
I am Yanira Chamorro. I am from Colombia. I came to the United States nine years ago. I have a twenty six years old son. He is architect and he is studying in Norway for a Master in Sustainable Architecture. I am very proud of him. I live in Flushing. I love New York and I work cleaning houses. What motivated me join the program for adults was the need to communicate not only at work, but in the different activities that I did: like going to the doctor, taking the train, finding an address, going to the supermarket, talking on the phone.
2. What has changed in your life since you started your adult education class? How has adult education helped to support your goals and plans for the future?00:00My life has changed a lot because I have learned to read, new vocabulary, pronunciation, make a sentences, to be able to defend myself in the different activities that I do.Adult education has helped me support my goals and plans for the future a lot, because I have improved my learning and this helps me to be able to communicate and have better opportunities.
3. What do you think would be different about NYC or the world if everyone had the opportunity and support to continue their education?00:00Education is one of the factors that most influences the advancement and progress of individuals and societies. In addition to providing knowledge, education enriches culture, spirit, values and everything that characterizes us as human beings. Provides better social conditions and more development.