Education : Master of Visual Arts La Sorbonne, IBDP Specialty Arts, BAFD
Objectives : Care for the community of The Garden Academy, develop long lasting relationships with individuals internationally and give direction to their interests, articulation to their imaginations, and joy to the discovery of art, language and culture.
Why the Garden : Its vision and possibility!
Nickname : Professor Sunflower
Background : French American
Languages : English, French, Spanish
Passion : Sharing enlightenly fun moments!
Education : Professeur des écoles, STAPS (Science & Techniques of physical and sporty activities)
Objectives : English vocabulary, having fun and caring for eachother.
Why the Garden : Small groups in cool settings : a teacher’s dream!
Nickname : Marvellous Melody
Background : Iranian
Languages : English, Persian, French
Passion : Fine art, gardening and history!
Education : Master of Fine Art, ESOL Nottingham University
Objectives : Visual recognition , ability to recognize the elements of art in English, make independent choices in composition and background ideas. Students will learn the Elements of Shape, and so much more…
Why the Garden : THE GARDEN IS MY PARADISE
Nickname : Miss Rainbow
Background : French
Languages : English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Passion : Sewing!
Education : CAP Tapisserie d’ameublement en Couture et Decor, BAFA
Objectives : Using textiles, games and songs to have fun in English!
Why the Garden : Because it is a garden of possibility!
Nickname : Miss Mia
Background : French
Languages : French, English, Chinese, German, Spanish
Passion : Travelling!
Education : Docteure en linguistique anglaise, agrégée d’anglais, BAFA
Objectives : Sing, play, listen, do manual activities, and have fun in English.
Why the Garden : To give youngest children the opportunity to discover language.
Nickname : Nilly Nerissa
Background : Singaporian
Languages : English, Mandarin, French
Passion : Music and the arts!
Education : Licentiate in Piano Performance from Trinity College London & ABRSM Singapore, Certificat de Pédagogie Ecole Normale de Musique Paris
Objectives : To teach the principles of music in English and help the children develop auditory sensitivity and their kinaesthetic senses in the action of using instruments.
Why the Garden? I like to help children discover music because it is a universal language!