S.J. Bencriscutto Amado
Nature Preschool Teacher
S.J. (they/them) is one of our founding environmental educators at Minneapolis Nature Preschool. They have been working in education as a youth worker and mentor since 2005. S.J. holds a Master of Arts in Education degree in Natural Science and Environmental Education with a focus on ecopsychology, mental health and death/grief work.
They enjoy building nature play spaces with children to engage and explore, climbing trees, wildlife tracking, creating land art and mosaics, singing, hiking, and learning/teaching about environmental justice and activism.
S.J. is a certified Morning Altars Teacher and MN Master Naturalist.
Se habla español.