Caterina Soncin, was born in Venezia, Italy and grew up in a small town near Treviso. Studying has always been inspiring and exciting to her since she was a shy child. In 2005 Caterina received a degree in Italian Literature and Philosophy from Ca’ Foscari University and then a Master’s Degree in Environmental Law. She has been teaching in kindergarten, elementary and middle schools for the past 15 years. In 2015 Caterina moved to Los Angeles with her husband. Teaching is a true deep felt passion for her which she has always felt was her calling. She can’t envision her life without teaching being a part of it! Caterina has been teaching for Fondazione Italia since 2019.