Sara Cruz

Office: Gabinete dos professores convidados (Guest professors’ office) 


Keywords: Mathematics, education, video editing, threshold concepts, digital technologies for education.


She graduated in Mathematics from the University of Porto. She has a master’s degree in Education, with specialization of Supervision in the Teaching of Mathematics and a master’s degree in Information and Communication Technologies, in the specialization of Multimedia Communication. She has an PhD in Education, with the specialization in Educational Technology. 

She has been teaching mathematics since 2006, with a special highlight on teaching on Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave since 2019. She has been the author of many articles and responsible for several trainings and workshops on the pedagogical strategies for effective learning with technology, especially around mathematics. 



  • Title: JUXTALEARN – Juxtapositioned reflective performance enabling science and technology 
  • Position: Member of Portuguese Team (Researchers) 
  • Reference: FP7-ICT-2011-8  
  • Date: 2012 to 2015 
  • Budget: € 2.009.403,00