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Director

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Mrs. Claudia Nigrinis

Director
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Mrs. Claudia Nigrinis

Director
Claudia has thirty years of experience with learners from various backgrounds. She has a BA in Early Childhood Education from Universidad de La Sabana; Postgraduate Studies in Special Education from Johns Hopkins, and Harvard University; Post-Bachelors Degree in Educational Leadership and a Master´s Degree in Global Education, both from Lehigh University. Claudia has been a consultant for Bilingual Schools and a Summer Camps Coordinator. Claudia has worked for 25 years at Colegio Nueva Granada a as Pre Kinder, Kinder Teacher and as the Coordinator of the Inclusion and Read to Succeed Programs. She has taught Differentiated Instruction in the Teaching Training Institute at Universidad Colombo Americana, UNICA and at the Universidad Del Rosario. Claudia is now the Director at KidS and gives conferences on Educational Topics.

Teaching

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Mrs. Ingrid Schumacher

Teacher
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Mrs. Ingrid Schumacher

Teacher
Ingrid has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Postgraduate Degree in Bilingual Education with emphasis in the Area of Learning Disabilities. Ingrid is Floortime certified and has a certificate in Food Manipulation Practices.
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Mrs. Luisa Castellanos

Teacher
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Mrs. Luisa Castellanos

Teacher
Luisa has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, a specialization in Bilingual Education and is currently studying Thanatology.
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Ms. Maria Camila Alvarez

Teacher
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Ms. Maria Camila Alvarez

Teacher
Maria graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts. Maria is a Gestalt Therapist.
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Mrs. Marybell Orjuela

Teacher
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Mrs. Marybell Orjuela

Teacher
Marybell is a Speech Therapist specialisisng in reading skills.
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Mrs. Maria Helena Pizarro

Teacher
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Mrs. Maria Helena Pizarro

Teacher
Maria has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She runs a Creative Artistic Workshop “The Art of Being Yourself”. Maria is therapist, specialising in families and children. She is trained in family constellations and is a yoga teacher for children.
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Ms. Marisol Cruz

Teacher
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Ms. Marisol Cruz

Teacher
Marisol has a Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy and specialises in Sensory Integration. She has a certificate in Food Manipulation Practices and is certified in First Aid.

Student Support

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Mrs. Paula Parra

Psychologist
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Mrs. Paula Parra

Psychologist
Paula has a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Clinical Psychology. She has a Postgraduate Studies in childhood, adolescence and family and a Master's Degree in Music Therapy.
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Andrea Mendez

Teaching Assistant
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Andrea Mendez

Teaching Assistant
Andrea was a Technical assistant in nursing as well as an Administrative Technician. Her passion is working with childen and so she decided to study a Bachelor in Children Pedagogy.
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Ms. Daniela Sanchez

Teaching Assistant
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Ms. Daniela Sanchez

Teaching Assistant
Daniela is studying her Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education.
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Ms. Katherine Castellanos

Teaching Assistant
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Ms. Katherine Castellanos

Teaching Assistant
Katherine is a Technician in Early Childcare. She is currently finishing an undergraduate Early Childhood. Katherine is certified in food handling and firstaid.
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Ms. Lucia Fernandez

General Services & Cleaning
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Ms. Lucia Fernandez

General Services & Cleaning
Lucia is responsible for cleaning and general services. She has a certificate in Food Manipulation Practice and is certified in first aid.
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Viviana Munoz

Administrative Assistant
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Viviana Munoz

Administrative Assistant
Viviana is an Accounting Assistant with five semesters of study in Psychology. She is has her certificate in Food Manipulation Practices and is also certified in first aid.
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Ms. Camila Figueroa

Teaching Assistant
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Ms. Camila Figueroa

Teaching Assistant
Camila has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.
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Mrs. Paola Nieto

Director of Teaching Assistants
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Mrs. Paola Nieto

Director of Teaching Assistants
Paola has a BA in Early Childhood Education. She has a certificate in Food Manipulation Practices and is certified in first aid. She is the head Teaching Assistant.
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Ms. Natalia Cortez

Teaching Assistant
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Ms. Natalia Cortez

Teaching Assistant
Natalia is a Teachign Assistant at Kids, currently studying a Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education.