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Olga Martin comes to Miami from Madrid, Spain. Her background is filled with art: Her father is a surrealistic painter, her grandfather a film actor and her sister directs, acts and runs a children's theatre company in Madrid. She studied under Carmen Senra, contemporary dance with Martha Graham and ballet and jazz with Karen Taft and El Ratón. At Sala Tarambana in Madrid she taught dance and acting for children. She received her degrees in Psychology from the University of Madrid and graduated cum laude and with Honors from Florida International University with an International Relations degree, also receiving a second degree in Geography. The Department of Education of Florida has accredited Olga to teach Spanish, Social Science and Preschool until the fifth grade. She became certified in Montessori education and teaches at Appletree Montessori in Southwest Ranches, FL. Her passion for the arts and childhood education provides a fun and disciplined environment for those under her tutelage.