New Jersey, USA
Bio: Having lived in five countries (India, Switzerland, the Netherlands, and Belgium) on three continents, Daniel Berek has developed a strong intellectual curiosity in many areas. A graduate of Muhlenberg College, he is one of the rare breed of individuals who majored history and anthropology simply out of his love for those subjects. Dan has a professional background in special education. He has worked with children, teens, and adults with disabilities in schools and a social-service agency. Dan's admiration of Korczak reflects his passion for children's welfare and social justice.