Ms. Pavla Hajian
Founder of MŠ Wonderland
Ms. Pavla Hajian has experience as a director and owner of a nursery school in Ealing, London. She has worked for many years at international language schools and nurseries. She has now been running the Wonderland kindergarten for eight years and is the founder of the private school Wonderland Academy. She is the mother of four children (Kimi 18, Dany 13, Melanie 3, Charlotte 1 year old) Open more
Ms. Pavla holds a DPP (Diploma in Pre-school Practice) and attended the NVQ Level 3 university course. She graduated in all levels of Montessori education. She also attended an accredited course of the National Institute of Continuing Education (NIDV): a qualification course for headmasters. She studied Environmental Education and received the title of Environmental Coordinator of Schools. Furthermore she attended Menza ITL learning and a Genetic reading methods course. As in previous years, she will actively participate in teaching and learning plans and personally supervise compliance with all regulations, standardsand most importantly to ensure maximum satisfaction for your children.
You may contact her with any qurestions you may have about nursery management, administrative inquiries, and especially questions about your children and their daily lives at our kindergarten.
Ms. Olga Procházková
Director of MŠ Wonderland
She is looking forward to working at the Wonderland preschool, where she will be able to use her experience, which she has attained so far. From the first day she liked the positive attitude of all team members.
She has been working in education since 1999. She started as a teacher of English, history, education for citizenship and physical education. With primary school pupils she travelled all around England, Wales and Scotland. She devoted herself to the project "Inspiring People", where she organised discussions with English-speaking athletes, travellers, actors and writers. Open more
She was part of a jury at a primary school English language competition called The Olympic.
She also arranged with Cambridge Exams Centre that her previous school became a local examination centre for Cambridge tests such as YLE, KET and PET.
At the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen she graduated in the field of "Teaching for Primary School". She studied English at King Street College in London and at Inlingua Malta. She is interested in ICT, teaching in English. She has attended countless professional courses such as "Teaching English with ICT support, in cooperation with the U. S. Embassy Prague".
She is the mother of two teenagers, Sam and Julie
Horses are her greatest hobby. She owns a riding and training license, and in addition to her sporting career, she also taught riding for over 25 years. On weekends she runs outside with her dachshund "Alvin". Additionally, she likes to travel, swim, play volleyball, go to theatre and cinema or read.
She believes that education and training go hand in hand with responsibility for future generations. She wishes and strives for preschools and schools to be places where children enjoy and feel safe.
Mr. Faud is the class teacher of the English-class Butterflies at the Haje branch. Mr Faud studied child psychology, English literature and multimedia graphics.
Mr. Faud speaks several languages: English (is a worldwide published author), Italian, French, and Spanish. Open more
He enjoys spending time with children and is very popular. He says, "It's nice every day to watch children learn new and interesting things at Wonderland Kindergarten. I teach my children every day and discover a new and more colorful world for myself. I look forward to spending time at Wonderland kindergarten every day and working with a wonderful team and wonderful kids! I look forward to a personal meeting with you. "
Mr Faud is the father of an eight year old Eve and two year old Sam.
Ms. Anetka is at our school for the third year. She graduated from a four-year general gymnasium and is currently studying at the Pedagogical Faculty in Prague. Her favourite subjects were always languages, except Czech, English and French. For 11 years she has been attending the Folk Art School in Prague 10 and she gives her experience with love to our children. Working with little people has always been her dream, she has been involved in children's camps since childhood, first as a child, later as a leader. Open more
Ms. Anetka says: "I like children's pure emotions, how they rejoice in little things and are not afraid to form, and that's what many adults lack"
Bears and buterflies teacher
Ms Celia graduatedwith a TEFL specialization and studied at Leeds University, England.
She has a rich working experience with children, from several schools, both classical and special. Ms. Celia acts as a volunteer with Oxfam NGO, which is involved in a wide range of tasks, such as promoting fair trade, sensitization and co-education. Ms. Celia comes from Cadiz, a small town in southern Spain. She has an adventurous spirit, passion for traveling and has lived in various places around the world.
Since childhood, she has been dancing classical ballet, she has also devoted herself to other kinds of dance such as flamenco and salsa.
Teacher - currently on maternity leave
Ms. Terezka vede českou třídu Medvídků od září 2012. Terezka obohatila náš pedagogický tým o své zkušenosti ze studia předškolní a mimoškolní pedagogiky, Speciální pedagogiky na Univerzitě Karlově a dále pak o zkušenosti z pozice sociální pracovnice v nízkoprahovém zařízení pro děti a mládež a z pozice učitelky ve speciálních školách. Open more
Ms. Terezka také absolvovala vzdělávací kurzy se zaměřením na výchovné problémy dětí a mladistvých. Všechny dětičky v české třídě Medvídků nedají na Terezku dopustit, ona na ně také ne. Sama přiznává, že práce s dětmi ji dobíjí energií a oceňuje především jejich dětskou přirozenost, upřímnost a zjevnou radost z každé maličkosti.
Lukáš Pařík is a singer, music composer and musical actor. He graduated in singing at the International Conservatory and finished studying the composition of film and pop music at the Prague Conservatory. He is the writer of many songs and the rock fantasy musical Kings of Avalon, performed at the Hybernia Theater in Prague during the 2015/2016 season.
He has been teaching since he was 16 and since 2017 he has been organizing public appearances for students.
His main duties include the effort to develop children's creativity and imagination. At Wonderland Academy he is the singing, piano and guitar teacher.
Ms. Dominika Kiene
Speech therapist and special educator
Dominika Kiene graduated from the Faculty of Education at Charles University. After finishing her studies, she joined the phoniatric department at the ENT clinic in Bulovka. As a clinical speech therapist she also worked at the Phoniatric Clinic in Prague 2, FN 2. She then lived abroad with her husband, an American diplomat. She worked in the Special Services Division in the Bahamas as a logoped consultant for socially disadvantaged families. In the USA, she was teaching Czech. She worked as a Czech lecturer at Adult Education in Virginia and at the school Inligua, which prepared diplomats for the US Embassy around the world. After returning to Prague she currently works in private speech therapy. She helped the private clinic LOGO open a branch in Prague, working with Canadian Medical Care as a clinical logoped for children and adults from a multilingual environment. Experiences from the Special Pedagogical Center for Children with Speech Disorders are also important. She is currently working as a clinical speech therapist in Prague 10 and intensively cooperates with various bilingual nurseries. Dominika is the mother of two adult children. Her son works in New York City and her daughter is studying at the MICA Art University in Baltimore.
Miss Zuzka graduated from a Family School with an economic and administrative focus. She has two children, Terezka and Tomas.
Miss Zuzka deals with all kinds of economic matters and obligatory child documentation for the school. She provides food, records attendance, and prepares contractual documentation. She is very willing to cooperate, and you can contact her at any time.
Mr. Plíva works as a caretaker and driver for Wonderland Kindergarten and Wonderland Academy. He provides the collection, transport and delivery of children by minibus to and from the school, and for various trips. His other duties include repairs and maintenance of the buildings and gardens.
Because he is very skillful and happy to work with children, he runs the Little handyman course, which is very popular.
He is a regular blood donor and a passionate restorer of old clocks.
Michal grew up in Litoměřice, where he played ice-hockey and football from a young age. He is a mechanic of track machines, he worked for several years at Czech Railways. He has also run landlord activities and has tried out a tough job in the private sector.
His great long life love remains in sport. In 1994 he obtained a coaching license and began to work at the children's and youth clubs as a football coach. He has experience working with children from 5 to 16 years of age. He is currently working at 1.FK Příbram.
From his first marriage he has two sons, Michael and Luke. In his current relationship with his partner Šárka, they have two sons, John and James. If time allows him, he spends it with them as much as possible in the wilderness.