Dayse has a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction from The College of Education at Penn State. She has also Bachelor's degree in Spanish Penn State University. She is a native Portuguese speaker from Brazil. She has taught beginning, intermediate and advanced Portuguese at Penn State since 2010.
Since 2013, Dayse also teaches Spanish 3. Before teaching Spanish at Penn State, she taught to middle and high school students.
In 2010, 2012 and 2014 she worked as a director of the Penn State Summer Abroad in Brazil. In her free time she likes to work out, spend time with her family, watch TV and she also enjoys traveling.