Segev, Daniela

Segev, Daniela

My name is Daniela Segev and I have been a teacher for more then 23 years. I have been working at MJDS for the last 9 years. I am the Hebrew and Judaic teacher in Casa with Shalisa. I am honoured  to have her both as my colleague and my...

Fishman, Roni

My name is Roni Fishman and I’m extremely excited about being part of MJDS. I would like to introduce myself – both personally and professionally. I was born and raised in Haifa, Israel.  When I was 14 years old I moved with my...
Cooper, Matthew

Cooper, Matthew

My name is Matthew and I am a lifelong learner with a passion for experiential education. Prior to becoming a Montessori guide, I worked in various capacities as a Jewish outdoor educator. Seeking a more in-depth relationship with my students, I...
Cudritescu, Maria Elena

Cudritescu, Maria Elena

My name is Maria Elena and I have a MD in French Language and Literature at the University of Bucharest, Romania. I am the French Teacher for Casa and Lower Elementary and this is my 12th year at MJDS. French Language has always been and will...
Doughty, Sarah

Doughty, Sarah

My name is Sarah and Montessori has been a part of my life since the young age of 3 when I began my Montessori education. I earned a diploma in Radio Broadcasting before I decided to go back to my roots and return to Montessori, this time as a...
Lichtin, Alla

Lichtin, Alla

I am Ella Lichtin, Judaic Studies teacher in Magen David. This is my 9th year at MJDS. I hold a Bachelors of Education Degree from the College of Teachers in Haifa, Israel. It is a pleasure to work in this unique place and I love bringing my vast...
Mak, Andrea

Mak, Andrea

My name is Andrea Mak and it seems like yesterday that I introduced myself to you as a substitute teacher in lower elementary. Two years have gone by and my daughter has graduated from the Toddler programme and is now in second...
Prager, Dina

Prager, Dina

My name is Dina, and after nine years it feels very natural to be returning to the warm nest of MJDS as a Physical Education Instructor and After School Supervisor. I love the community and my co-staff. Although there are new challenges...
Prince, Rosie

Prince, Rosie

My name is Rosie and I am an Early Childhood Educator, specializing in working with children with learning challenges. I have been at MJDS for seven years supporting children in their reading development, spelling and hand writing. Back to...
Ryback, Jason

Ryback, Jason

In addition to being MJDS Health and Physical Education Program Advisor and instructor (as well as being a proud father of two MJDS Elementary children), Jason is the Athletics and Community Programs Director at Avalon Children’s Montessori...
Weissberg, Danielle

Weissberg, Danielle

My name is Danielle and I have been teaching for the last 17 years. I am originally from Belgium and did not know the Montessori system before moving to Canada eleven years ago. And let me tell you, it’s amazing! It is not only the students...
Zierler, Dorona

Zierler, Dorona

My name is Dorona Zierler and I am thrilled to be returning for my third year with the MJDS community. Each year has offered new experiences and learning opportunities in my role as art teacher and support staff, and I am excited to embark on my...