Cecilia Fernandez
Lead Primary Teacher

Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina 

Education: Special Education at William Paterson University, AMI Primary diploma, AMI Primary Consultant, Orton-Gillingham Training

What do you love about Montessori?
Everything!

What is one rule you live by? 
“Be kind; you never know what struggles others are fighting”

How do you stay involved in the community? 
I participate in Down Syndrome Congress, and I provide therapeutic riding for children with special needs on our farm during breaks.

Do you have any pets?
I have 4 horses, 1 donkey, 3 pigs, 1 sheep, 3 goats, 2 rabbits, 4 ducks, 26 chickens, 2 dogs, 9 cats, fish and hermit crabs. All rescued!