Michael D'Aleo has a Mechanical Engineering degree from Rutgers University and a Masters degree in education from Sunbridge College. He is a founding member of the Saratoga Experiential Natural Science Research Institute (SENSRI) in Saratoga Springs, New York, where he is the Director of Research. He was a co-founder of the high school at the Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs, where he teaches physical science and mathematics and an instructor of Waldorf School physical science teachers at The Center for Anthroposophy in Wilton New Hampshire.
Michael is a guest teacher at various teacher training institutions. He is co-author of the book Sensible Physics Teaching, a guide for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade educators to teach physics in a manner relevant to the experience of the students. He is also the author of the forthcoming book, "Embracing Materialism and Letting It Go".
Michael resides in Saratoga Springs, New York with his wife Sigrid, a Waldorf kindergarten teacher, and his daughter Lucca.