Nereida Nazzaro hails from Puerto Rico, where she started her teaching career. She has taught history, social studies and Spanish to practically all age groups, including college. She holds a BS in history and theatre from Bradley University, an MA in Communications from Northwestern University, and completed postgraduate studies (ABD) in history from Universidad Complutense de Madrid. She is a member of the Waldorf Spanish Teachers Association. Besides teaching, Nereida enjoys reading, peanut M&M’s, and spending time with family, friends, and her dog, Ajax.