JULIANA GONZALEZ, Head of Preschool & Preschool 3 Homeroom Teacher
Ms Juliana started as Preschool teacher at ESCA - BIS in 2015 after moving from Kenya with her family. In Kenya she successfully completed her Post Graduate Certificate of Education from the University of Nottingham while working at an international school in Nairobi. She is now pursuing a Master’s Degree in Education. From 2005 to 2014 Ms Juliana worked with Médecins Sans Frontières, trying to make a positive change in the world. Now she is changing the world through education, especially in preschool as she loves the scope to be creative with little children. Ms Juliana is from Colombia.
TINATIN OSKOMBAEVA, Preschool 3 Teacher Assistant
Ms Tina joined ESCA - BIS in April 2015 as a Playschool teacher and continued working as a Preschool 2 Teacher Assistant in the 2015-2016 academic year. Ms Tina has a degree in Linguistics from the Kyrgyz State University and prior to joining ESCA - BIS her work experience includes private baby-sitting, being an au-pair tutor in Vienna, Austria and participating in the “Women-Keeper of Traditions” project.
OKSANA RUSANOVA, Preschool 3 Teacher Assistant
Ms Oksana joined ESCA - BIS in May 2016 as Teacher Assistant in Primary 1 and is now happy to be moving Preschool 3. Ms Oksana studied the theory and practice of intercultural communication at the Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University and has a bachelor's degree in "Linguistics". Ms Oksana has experience as a teacher in the "guide-interpreter" courses, a teacher of English for children. Ms Oksana enjoys working with children and believes that not only children learn from their teachers but that teachers also learn new things from children every day.
JANE RAJARATNAM, Preschool 2 Homeroom Teacher
Ms Jane will join the ESCA - BIS team in August 2016. Ms Jane has a Degree in Teaching and Learning, Early Childhood Education, from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, and a Diploma in Montessori Education from St. Nicholas Montessori College in the UK. She has more than 20 years of teaching experience in New Zealand, and in international schools in Taiwan, Indonesia and Malaysia. Ms Jane enjoys being actively involved with other adults who share the same passion for Early Childhood Education and she is active in children’s learning and development as a teacher and working within the community. Ms Jane is a Malaysian citizen with New Zealand Permanent Residency.
REIHAN GULBAHAR, Preschool 2 Teacher's Assistant
Reihan has a Bachelor of Arts in English from Kyrgyz National University. She first worked at the English language learning Center "Live and Learn" before joining BIS in May 2012. After taking maternity leave Ms Reihan joined BIS team in January 2017 as a Preschool Teacher's assistant. Ms Reihan finds working with children a great joy and a pleasure for her.
BEGIMAI KENESHBEKOVA, Preschool 2 Teacher Assistant
Ms Begimai joined ESCA - BIS in June 2016 as a Preschool Teacher Assistant. She graduated from the Bishkek Humanities University and worked as an English teacher in №69 Secondary school and Secondary school named Jekshen Aitikeev before joining our school. Ms Begimai enjoys working with children and is looking forward to continue her work at ESCA - BIS.
MEERIM KANATOVA, Preschool 1 Homeroom Teacher
Ms Meerim has a Bachelor’s degree in Linguistics from the Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University in Bishkek. Before joining ESCA - BIS in March 2015, she worked for AIESEC finding exchange participants, conducting interviews, and finding accommodation and hosts. She enjoys being actively involved with children learning and development as a teacher as well as working within the community. Ms Meerim has proven to be an outstanding teacher in working with young children in Preschool 3 over the last year at school and she is looking forward to the additional responsibility of being a Homeroom Teacher.
KULKAIYR JUNUSHEVA, Preschool 1 Teacher Assistant
Ms Kulkaiyr has many years of experience in childcare and education and joined ESCA - BIS in 2012 as a Preschool Teacher Assistant. Over the last three years, Ms Kulkaiyr has shown just how well she cares for our youngest students as she communicates so well and enjoys spending time with them.


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