Community Montessori School is very pleased to have Charlie Applegate working with us to develop the Adolescent program and acting as Guide when the class opens in the 2019-2020 school year. Charlie completed the NAMTA/AMI Montessori Adolescent Studies certification in July, 2018. For the past 14 years, he has been teaching Science at Kealing Magnet Middle School in Austin and has worked with the University of Texas as a Master Teacher developing STEM curriculum. Charlie is a Montessori Dad, with two sons attending CMS. He is also fluent in Spanish, being originally from Bolivia.