In 1997/98, Adriana initiated her degree in Educational Sciences at Coimbra University. Subsequently, she chose to delve deeper into research in Cape Verde, where she worked as a lecturer at the University of Cape Verde from 2004 to 2016. During this time, Adriana also pursued further studies, obtaining a Master’s degree in Multimedia in Education from the University of Aveiro and a PhD in Educational Technology (University of Braga).
Furthermore, she held the position of National Director of Education in Cape Verde. Currently, she serves as a collaborating researcher at the Interactive Technologies Institute and as the Director of Research at TeSp Learning, actively engaging in research related to Educational Technologies and Special Education in collaboration with institutions in the UK and Sweden.