Morgado-Santos has been teaching for over 25 years, and currently lives in Ft. Lauderdale with his husband and their Havanese dog, Baxter. Luckily for his students, Baxter often visits the school and encourages his students to read as well!
Morgado-Santos also started the Celebrity Reader's Club at Bennett Elementary, where he currently teaches, and for 20 years has been inviting TV personalities, movie stars and radio hosts to visit the school and read to his students.
"City mayors, journalists, musicians, meteorologists, superintendents of schools and authors [have] joined us," he said. Some of the past celebrities include Emmy-winning journalist Louise Aguirre and Marybel Torres, former Editor-in-Chief of "La Nota Latina" magazine.