Fátima Pereira is Assistant Professor (lecturer) at the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the University of Porto (FPCEUP), Portugal. Presently, she is a member of the Ethics Committee and deputy coordinator of the Office of Continuing Education at the same faculty. She acts as a researcher and member of the Scientific Board of the Centre for Research and Intervention in Education (CIIE). In recent decades, she has conducted research and published more than hundred works on professions, training, and school education, nationally and internationally, and she has coordinated various Master’s courses in the field of teacher education and school education. Since 1993, she has been involved in several national and international research projects and networks, both national and international, regarding school education, mainly teacher education.