Paul Carreiro is a teacher who has worked in Toronto and Halifax and has taught every grade from kindergarten to grade nine as well as working in special education classrooms.

He has also worked as a consultant facilitating teacher research, worked on the programming committee for the Learning Disabilities association of Ontario, co-wrote documents on media literacy and published a book, Tales of Thinking: Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom. He also worked for nine years as a speech language pathologist.

He has a teaching degree from York University and  Masters Degree in Human Communications Disorders from Dalhousie University.