SCDS Chicago Montessori Teachers and School Staff
Naomi Nudell, Preschool/Kindergarten Teacher
I enjoy working with children and strongly believe in the Montessori method of teaching. I attended a Montessori teacher-training course, and have taught in Jewish Montessori preschools for seven years.
Frieda Schlesinger, Preschool c0-teacher
Frieda loves working with young children, and has been doing so since her teenage years in many capacities such as camp counselor and babysitter. She also has three years teaching experience, and develops a strong connection with her students. She enjoys watching the children thrive in the Montessori classroom.
Alayna Angus, Administrative Assistant
Alayna has been working in education for over fifteen years, and has held jobs as both a teacher and administrative assistant in this field. With a Bachelor's in English and her experience in the office and classroom, she has become an integral and indispensable part of our team.
Julie Cohen, Preschool co-teacher
Julie is passionate about helping children grow, and creating a healthy environment for them to do so. She has a certificate in Montessori Fundamentals, and one year teaching experience.
Jessica Schneider, Elementary co-teacher
Jessica has a Bachelor's degree in Education, and fifteen years teaching experience, working with elementary children of various ages. She is passionate about helping children use their creativity and natural curiosity to learn.