Daniel Parrella was born and raised in South Florida. He graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2008 with a degree in History with a special focus on European and Middle Eastern histories. Before teaching, Mr. Parrella had been involved in various forms of comedy entertainment, usually as a writer.
He began teaching in 2010 and has since taught almost all fields of social studies. Inspired by his entertainment background, he is known for incorporating art, film, and other forms of culture into his lessons. His mantra for teaching has always been “History is the greatest story still being told,” and as such strives to entertain, as well as educate in his classroom.