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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”. In Spring 2015, Linda was 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 Stacy will be joining us here at Indus Preschool this September. She received her Early Childhood Education Diploma from Sir Stanford Fleming Collage in Peterborough, Ontario, And has thirteen years of experience working with children from infants to eighteen years of age. Preschool age is her favourite! Teacher Stacy also obtained some courses in the Social Services Program while at Sir Stanford Fleming Collage, and she completed the Food Services Worker Certification at that Collage as well. While most of her career has been spent as an Early Childhood Educator, she has also worked as an Educational Assistant for the Calgary Catholic School District. Teacher Stacy is certified in Standard First Aid and CPR/AED level C with the Canadian Red Cross and has completed a variety of Early Childhood workshops. Outside of work Teacher Stacy enjoys volunteering in her community. She has volunteered at an elementary school, for a minor hockey association, at the Chestermere Winter Carnival, for Cancer and the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation. Some of her hobbies include photography, gardening, reading, walking her dog, watching hockey and spending time with family and friends. She is passionate about working with Children and their families and she is looking forward to meeting you all!
Teacher Jocelyn lives with her husband and two kids on a small cattle farm just south of Indus. She has lived in the Indus area for almost 10 years. Teacher Jocelyn went to Mount Royal University and got her diploma in Early Learning and Childcare. A few things she enjoys when she is not chasing cows and kiddos is camping, reading and enjoying a cup of hot tea! Jocelyn is looking forward to meeting all the kids and their families during my time here at the Indus preschool.