GLADYS M. NASTOR-BARANGAN, MAEd, is a faculty of Philippine Normal University North Luzon. Prior to her current job, she worked at The United Methodist Schools as Kindergarten Teacher (2006-2010). After passing the Licensure Examination for Teachers in 2008, she applied for a teaching position at the Department of Education and was hired as permanent kindergarten teacher (2012-2017). In January 2017, she was given the chance to transfer at Quirino State University as a member of the faculty of College of Teacher Education. She was the Coordinator of the Bachelor of Early Childhood Education program for School Year 2018-2019.

Ms. Barangan finished her Bachelor of Kindergarten Education at Harris Memorial College, the pioneer of kindergarten education program in the Philippines, and graduated as Most Outstanding Kindergarten Major Student and Kih Wah Jin award for Best Performer in Music. She finished her Master of Arts in Education major in English at Isabela State University, Echague, Isabela in 2017 and her Master of Arts in Teaching major in Early Childhood Education at Ifugao State University, Lamut, Ifugao.