Nena Koseva

Argentinian Heart Touching American Lives


We all have a favorite teacher who has had a huge impact on our lives without him/her realizing it. Cipriano Casado is that kind of teacher and his students at Whitfield School are very well aware of it. He is originally from Azul, Argentina but moved to St. Louis to pursue his Master’s Degree in International Affairs at WASHU. He soon realized that teaching was his calling and rightfully so, as he’s one of Whitfield’s most beloved Spanish faculty members today.

What’s his recipe you may ask. Upon interviewing him and two of his students, Josh and Kate, here are the secrets to his success:

The trip wasn’t easy, but the journey has been rewarding. See what Cip, Josh, and Kate had to tell me in this brief video.