Gabriela Schmitt Prym Martins holds a BA in Portuguese/English Teaching and a Master's degree in Linguistics from the University of Passo Fundo (UPF, 2016). Currently, she takes doctorate studies in the same Institution. She has experience in teaching English and Portuguese in private and public schools and as a pedagogic coordinator. She is also an English language professor and researcher at the UPF. Her research focuses on Global English and Teaching English as an Additional Language. Her main interests are teacher education, language teaching at schools, textbooks.