About us

We are concerned parents, not just about our kids but about the ecologic and economic challenges they will face as adults. We believe that a strong foundation in and appreciation for science and critical thinking will best equip them to meet the challenges to come.

STEAM for KIDS Co-founder and Managing Director, James Gentile, is a former associate professor at the United States Military Academy, West Point and visiting professor at l'École spéciale militaire de Saint-Cyr Cöetquidan. Additionally, he has organized and taught numerous courses and workshops on Critical Thinking, Structured Analysis, and Intelligence throughout Europe and Africa.

STEAM for KIDS Co-founder, Sebastian Guerrero, is an entrepreneur and tech-guru that has been working with start-ups since 1998. His technical specialties are performance management & capacity planning and application and data security for big data-centers.

Dounia, a neuroscientist by training, brings proven experience in alternative pedagogies since 2013, particularly in Belgium, France and India. Dounia is passionate about teaching science, she assists children in their learning while respecting their need for independent discovery, trouble-shooting and problem solving.

Daniella brings more than nineteen years of experience educating children, promoting healthy lifestyle choices, independent, rational thinking, and respect for others. Daniella leads our Level 1, Early-Years STEAM effort and is a trained & certified Yoga instructor, specializing in Yoga for young people.