Barbie Arizaga is now in her fourth year of teaching at CRMA. Of Cuban descent, she was born and raised in Miami and graduated from FIU in 2009, with a Bachelor’s in Science (Elementary Education with ESL Endorsement). She is currently working on a Masters in Science degree in Montessori Education. Barbie has a newborn son, whom she plans to place at Coral Reef Montessori Academy Charter School when he is old enough. She enjoys traveling and learning about different cultures.