PhD in Education, therapist, speech therapist, and university teacher. Dr. Szala served as director of postgraduate studies “Pedagogical therapy” and the Director of Therapeutic Primary School. She is an honorary member of the Polish Dyslexia Association. She also coordinates the process of diagnosis and treatment of children and young people with special educational needs, specializing in the use of new technologies in educational therapy. With the Foundation “Rays of Sunlight,” she implemented a project entitled “A new model of personalized learning for students with special educational needs.”