Early Childhood Instructor
BiographyJoanna began her career as a Montessori student, (having attended both private and public Montessori schools from 1 1/2 - 11), and studied Montessori Education and Spanish at Xavier University. At the same time, Joanna earned her Early Childhood AMS certificate.
After graduating in 2005, she worked as a Primary Lead teacher in a small Caribbean Montessori school, (St. Maarten Montessori). In 2008 Joanna moved to Prague and worked as a Primary Lead Teacher until 2011. From 2011 to 2013 Joanna worked as a lead teacher at a public charter Montessori school in Miami, Fl. During this time she also finished her Masters of Education from St. Catherine's University.
Since September 2013 Joanna has been working as a Montessori program coordinator and Xavier University consultant for Central China Normal University's kindergarten in Wuhan, China. Joanna is currently a lead teacher at Coral Reef Montessori charter school in Miami, FL. She holds an Ohio and Florida State Teaching Certificate for Pre K - 3rd with an ESOL endorsement.