Pirozzi graduated in Modern Literature and he is currently teaching literature at the high-school level. He is maestro di strada (street teacher), coordinator and project manager for Chance in Naples. He obtained a postgraduate diploma in Human Sciences and New Technologies at the University of Naples “Federico II” and a Ph.D in Regional Planning and Public Policies at the IUAV in Venice. For many years, he has been the coordinator and teaching contact person of the Associazione Quartieri Spagnoli, specializing on the subject of the learning process outside of school. He handled several European projects. He has been involved for years in the education process, in Italy and abroad. He published many papers on the subjects of his work. He is a member of the Human Development and Capability Association.