Monica is a recent graduate from Mills College in Oakland, CA with a masters in Early Child Education. She holds two other degrees, one in Early Child Development and another in Theatre and Film Design. Monica has had a special interest in children’s media and technology and have made it the focus of her studies. Her masters thesis was on augmented reality and the child-parent relationship.
Last fall she had an internship with the nonprofit organization Common Sense Media with their education team, she wrote content for their game to educate children about fake news and did a research project on augmented reality.
Monica was so excited to learn about the Kids Know It organization and all the work that they do.
Monica was born and raised in San Francisco, CA and has always loved living in California. In her free time she loves reading, going to the beach, learning new things, and doing yoga.