Maribel Marie Cardona is Atmosphere's 6th Grade English Teacher. She has earned double honors in English Literature and Creative Writing at Adelphi University. She also received honors after receiving her Master's in Adolescent Education, also at Adelphi University. She has her diploma in Managing Diversity in the Workplace from New York University where she was able to spread cultural awareness at her school and within her community. She is currently finishing her Master's degree in both School Building Leadership and School District Leadership in order to help all members of her community. She actively works with the National Society of Leadership and Success to spread awareness of diversity and equity to all. Her hobbies are travelling, drawing, writing, painting and going to the theatre.