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Dante Barsotti

California State University, Los Angeles, B.A. History


While attending ArtCenter College of Design Dante discovered his true passion for education and pivoted to graduate Magna Cum Laude from California State University, Los Angeles with a BA in history. For the past six years, Dante has taught mathematics, science, geography, chess, ceramics, and Spanish at the top three independent schools in Los Angeles. He continues to pursue his passion of growing and nurturing students to expand their horizons through education.

Dante's Classes

  • Alphabet & Phonics (3-4 yo)

    Building a strong foundation in letter recognition through practicing phonetics. (Letter recognition, Phonetic sounds practice)

  • Bumo Spelling Bee (4-6 yo)

    Building and practicing a broad vocabulary and diction. (Vocabulary building, Diction, Spelling)

  • Bumo Spelling Bee (5-6 yo)

    R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Come and learn how to spell sight words with me!

  • Cracking the Code (3-4 yo)

    Error 404! Help crack code and learn simple coding techniques through patterns and sequences.

  • Cracking the Code (4-5 yo)

    Error 404! Help crack code and learn simple coding techniques through patterns and sequences.

  • Cracking the Code (5-6 yo)

    Error 404! Help crack code and learn simple coding techniques through patterns and sequences.

  • Dr. Kid (3-6 yo)

    Learning about basic anatomy and how the body works. (Basic anatomy, Body functions)

  • Jammies & Lovies (3-4 yo)

    Get comfy to learn days of the week, months of the year, and character development

  • Jammies & Lovies (4-5 yo)

    Get comfy to learn days of the week, months of the year, and character development

  • Jammies & Lovies (5-6 yo)

    Get comfy to learn days of the week, months of the year, and character development

  • Magnatile Architects Around the World (3-4 yo)

    Encountering the architectural wonders of the world through hands-on building. (Design, Culture, Building)

  • Magnatile Architects Around the World (4-6 yo)

    Encountering the architectural wonders of the world through hands-on building. (Design, Culture, Building)

  • Math Wizardry (3-4 yo)

    Cast spells and mix potions by adding and subratcting in this class's wizard world!

  • Monster Trucks, Tractors, & More! (3-6 yo)

    Calling all BumoMechanics! Learn about different cars, trucks, tractors, and more!

  • Mushy Math (3-4 yo)

    Practice adding, grouping, and building those motor skills while creating works of art using playdough!

  • Mushy Math (4-5 yo)

    Practice adding, grouping, and building those motor skills while creating works of art using playdough!

  • Planes, Trains, & Automobiles (3-4 yo)

    Are we there yet? Learn days of the week, months of the year, and character development in different vehicles.

  • Reading Superstar (5-6 yo)

    Build your reading comprehension skills! Learn advanced sight words and become an expert BumoStar!

  • Sticky STEM (3-4 yo)

    Learn different STEM concepts using playdough for hands-on activities.

  • Sticky STEM (4-5 yo)

    Learn different STEM concepts using playdough for hands-on activities.

  • Sticky STEM (5-6 yo)

    Learn different STEM concepts using playdough for hands-on activities.

  • STEM: Tangram Shazam (3-6 yo)

    Shazam! Step into the world of Tangrams to learn about shape manipulation and understand how puzzles work!

  • Kindergarten Readiness - Bunnies (4-5 yo)

    Fostering the intellectual, social-emotional, and physical development needed for future learning. (Intellectual, Social-emotional, Academic, Physical development)

  • Kindergarten Readiness - Beavers (5-6 yo)

    Fostering the intellectual, social-emotional, and physical development needed for future learning. (Intellectual, Social-emotional, Academic, Physical development)

  • Things that Go Zoom (4-6 yo)

    Explore the science behind planes, trains, automobiles and all things that go zoom! In this class, students will learn about different kinds of transportation tools and the basic mechanisms of how they work.

  • Kiddy Coding Camp (3-6 yo)

    Developing critical thinking skills through basic coding concepts like sequencing and debugging. (Sequencing, Debugging, Algorithms)

  • Bumo Science Lab (3-4 yo)

    Unearthing the world of science with interactive activities and experiments. (Science knowledge building, Hands-on activities, Experiments)

  • Bumo Science Lab (4-6 yo)

    Unearthing the world of science with interactive activities and experiments. (Science knowledge building, Hands-on activities, Experiments)

  • Math Academy (4-5 yo)

    Establishing strong number sense and logic through basic arithmetic rules in this story-based math class. (Number sense, Critical thinking skills, Basic arithmetic, Calculations)

  • Math Academy (5-7 yo)

    Establishing strong number sense and logic through basic arithmetic rules in this story-based math class. (Number sense, Critical thinking skills, Basic arithmetic, Calculations)

  • Reading & Writing Academy (3-5 yo)

    Learning to read, decode, and comprehend stories, and build vocabulary by spotting and applying words in sentences. (Reading, Comprehension, Decoding, Sight words)

  • Reading & Writing Academy (4-6 yo)

    Learning to read, decode, and comprehend stories, and build vocabulary by spotting and applying words in sentences. (Reading, Comprehension, Decoding, Sight words)