Teacher Linda has an Early Childhood Education Diploma from Mount Royal University, graduating with honours, and began teaching at Indus Preschool in September 1995. Linda has 10 years’ experience as practicum supervisor with adults in the E.A.C.E. programs at MRU. She also has extensive experience working with integrating special needs children into preschool programs and works closely with G.R.I.T. (Getting Ready for Inclusion Today) Calgary Society. Linda has obtained certificates with the award winning program, “Handwriting Without Tears”. Recently in Spring 2015, Linda has been certified in the “Pre-K Readiness & Writing Workshop”. A readiness curriculum full of developmentally appropriate activities that teach children about letters, body awareness, numbers, sequencing, & sharing in a fun, engaging, and informal manner. Linda has also been certified in the “Pre-K Literacy & Math Workshop”, which uses lively music & playful activities to teach number concepts, geometry, sequencing, phonological awareness, vocabulary, & concepts about print. Linda’s background also includes presenting the early literacy program through Rocky View Continuing Ed Programs. Linda is certified in Standard Child Care First Aid CPR/AED Level B with the Canadian Red Cross, has completed a large variety of early childhood workshops and is a caring and experienced mother and grandmother.
Teacher Carrie joined Indus Preschool in January 1998. She has an Early Childhood Education and Development Diploma from Mount Royal University.
Carrie is certified in Standard Child Care First Aid CPR/AED Level B with the Canadian Red Cross and completed an Early Learning Canada Program in 2003. She grew up and still resides in the area.