Sergio obtained his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the Universidad de Santo Tomas in Bogota, Colombia. With over 16 years of teaching experience, he was rewarded the 2012 Hispanic Heritage Month Excellence in Education Award. Sergio holds certifications in TEFL and ESOL (K-12). Sergio has taught Spanish, World History and Math and has been a coach and assistant coach for track and field, basketball and other sports. Sergio believes that any educational endeavor should be permeated by Lao Tzu’s three treasures; simplicity, patience and compassion.