Cara graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a proud Badger alumna. After graduation, she moved to Chicago to start her teaching career with Teach for America. She spent two years teaching Spanish at the K-2 level, during which she earned her Master of Arts in Teaching with a Bilingual/ESL endorsement. Cara just completed her fourth year teaching for the Noble Network at DRW College Prep, where she spent the last year teaching advanced algebra and trigonometry after three consecutive years teaching algebra 1. In her free time, Cara loves traveling, cooking whatever she finds at the Logan Square Farmers Market, learning how to salsa dance, and trying new restaurants in the city. She loves working with students to master core math concepts and leading students to figure out difficult problems on their own.