Giomatthew Cespedes

 

Where did you grow up and what was your first language?

I grew up in Manhattan, New York. My first language was English, but I slowly started to learn Spanish. 

What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?

A pool and a backyard

Where did you go to college?

Borough of Manhattan Community College

What was your favorite book in middle school?

Diary of A Wimpy Kid, by Jeff Kinney

 

What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?

Being able to connect with the kids

What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?

Play basketball with my friends

What is your favorite quote?

“You miss 100% of the shots you don't take” – Wayne Gretzky

"Work Hard, Get Smart. Be Good, Change the World."