Education & Certification: Zaporizhzha Municipal Pedagogical College, Zaporizhzha State University (Ukraine); Early Childhood Educator Level 3 Certification (Government of Alberta).
Started at Kalyna Kids: 2004
Other child/classroom experience: Teacher of Ukrainian Language and Literature at a school in Ukraine for 5 years; summer camp Scout Leader.
Favourite things about working at Kalyna Kids: “I love to work with children at this age because they are open, curious, inquisitive – it is a lot of fun to work with them and they also give me something to learn from them.”
Education & Certification: Teacher in Preschool Institutions with Right to Teach the English language, Junior School Teacher, Teacher of the English Language and Literature, English Teacher (Ukraine); Early Childhood Educator Level 1 Certification.
Started at Kalyna Kids: 2016
Other child/classroom experience: English Teacher in Ukraine for 7 years; Teacher at Russian Saturday School (11 years).
Education & Certification: Diploma with Honours from Sumy State Teachers’ Training Institute; qualification of Teacher of the English and German Languages and title of Secondary School Teacher; Early Childhood Educator Level 3 Certification (Government of Alberta).
Started at Kalyna Kids: 2019
Other child/classroom experience: Sumy general educational school of I-III levels (18 years); Osoivka general educational school of I-III levels (2 years)
Education & Certification: Art College (Belarus), Academy of Publishing (Lviv, Ukraine); Early Childhood Educator Level 1 Certification (Government of Alberta).
Started at Kalyna Kids: 2011
Other child/classroom experience: Ukrainian Drama Club for 5-15-year-old children (11 years).
Favourite things about working at Kalyna Kids: "It is so fun to work with the children; they love to learn and it gives me so much pleasure to teach them. I enjoy using my art background to help the children with new arts and crafts."
Education & Certification: Tavrida National University (Simferopol, Ukraine),
Philologist, Teacher of Russian Language and Literature; Early Childhood Educator Level 1 Certification (Government of Alberta).
Started at Kalyna Kids: 2012
Other child/classroom experience: In Ukraine: Junior/High School teacher of Russian language and Literature; Sadochok teacher (3-6years old); Tutor for University entry-level students.
Edmonton: Russian Saturday School director/teacher( 11years) and Summer Camp director (10 years).
Hobby: Teaching Group Fitness
Bonni looks after the daily administrative non-teaching activities such as Registrations, Program Handbook, parent communications, finances, regulatory items, charitable registration, and liaising with St. Martin School.