Marco Lipari has been an educator for nearly 15 years. He is a certified New York City public high school teacher with a master's degree in Social Studies Education. Marco has taught several courses including Global History, American History, and Economics. Besides being the Senior Advisor at his school, he currently teaches Participation in Government, in which seniors work on a year-long action research project to help solve problems in their respective communities. Marco also has a passion for writing, and has received recognition for his work by the Independent Feature Project and Slamdance Film Festival.