AEF® teachSTEM Program Coordinator
Jonathan Perrone is a master’s educated STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) educational expert from Phoenix, AZ. For the past 15 years Jonathan has been leading his students, both children and adults, on a journey to discover the wondrous principles and practices in the many fields of science and STEAM. Mr. Perrone’s STEAM programs have offered students the opportunity to engage with topics such as computer science, engineering solutions to real world problems, Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and 3D Printing, robotics, electronics, inquiry science, culinary arts, and much more. In 2019, Jonathan was recognized as an Arizona Teacher of the Year Ambassador For Excellence.
Mr. Perrone is a dedicated educator and a committed father to his elementary aged daughters, Seraphina and Gianna. He is married to his wonderful wife Veronica, who is also an educator and professional development provider for early childhood teachers. Jonathan hopes to continue his path in education as he tries to bring more innovation and creativity into classrooms at the state and national level.