About Hugo

Hugo Santos is DME’s Middle School English teacher. He got both his undergraduate and master’s degrees (in Foreign Languages and Comparative Literature) by the Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil. Teaching for more than 25 years, in 2017 Hugo got his PhD degree in Education by Auburn University, Alabama, with a focus on the relationship between different learning styles and second language acquisition. Over the past 11 years he has been developing his activities in schools and universities, as a teacher and advisor. Hugo is also the author of the awarded Brazilian short story book “Um Céu Imenso” (“An Immense Sky”).