Staff

Mrs. Annie Deng

Hello everyone! My name is Mrs Annie, the director of the Reach Montessori Preschool. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education (ECE) from East China University. I am bilingual, speak Mandarin and English.

When I came to the United States, I continued my studies in ECE at San Jose City College. I later received my Montessori Certification from the National Center for Montessori Education in 2003. It is my pressure to be the Director of Reach Montessori Preschool after twenty years I teach in Montessori field.

I sincerely enjoy working here with all the wonderful children and teachers. I have always had a passion for teaching and working with young children.

When I am not at school, I love spending time with my family. In my spare time, I also like gardening, travelling and relaxing while watching movies.

Mrs. Fatema Nadeem

I am Fatema Nadeem, born as the youngest child of my parents in Kolkata.  I lived in Mumbai for a few years early in my childhood before moving to Dubai where I finished my schooling and college. I did my Master of Business Administration in accounting. I speak Hindi and English.

I studied Early Childhood Education at Mission College in the past. I am currently pursuing a certification course at East Bay Teacher College/ Montessori Teacher Education Center. I have worked for 2 years as a Volunteer and teacher assistant at Mandala Children’s House. I have been worked for 2 years at Reach Montessori Preschool.

I feel the toddlers are the most innocent beings where they require proper nurturing and correct information in a fun manner. I am glad to get this opportunity to be a part of Reach Montessori Preschool and I will give my best to the school.

Mrs.Maria Ramirez

Hi everybody! My name is Mrs. Ramirez. I was born in Guadalajara Jal. I came to USA with my family when I was 16 years old. To be a teacher was always a dream for me when I was young. I like being around children and teaching them. I speak Spanish and English.

After I finished my high school in US, I choose to be the preschool teacher as my career. I took Early Child Education units at the Evergreen College and now I’m taking classes at Montessori Training USA in Sunnyvale. I would like to become a fully qualify Montessori teacher soon. I like the joy that children transmit to me and all the love they share with me day by day.

In my free time, I like to go to beach, hiking with friends, listen to music, watch movies and play with my little nephews.

Mrs. Eduarda Sosa

My name is Eduarda Sosa, I was born in the state of Michoacan, Mexico. I came to the USA when I was 16 yrs old. I have 3 children, two boys who are in college and a girl who is a senior in high school. I speak Spanish and English.

After I worked for East Side High School District for 16 years in Child Nutrition Service, I successfully completed the prescribed course of instruction in child care providers at Ryon College in 2019. After I finish volunteering my internship hours at Reach Montessori Preschool I have decided to be a preschool teacher. I became a fully qualified preschool teacher after I took my credential classes at Montessori Teacher Education Center in 2020.

I am thankful for the opportunity to work as teacher at Reach Montessori Preschool. I’ll give my best care, knowledge, and treat the children here as my own children.

In my spare time, I enjoy working in the garden, reading self-improvement books, and visiting my family on the weekends.

Mrs. Ravinder Kaur

I am Ravinder Kaur. I grew up in New Delhi, the capital city of India. I got my Bachelor Degree of Arts from Delhi University. After that I completed a certificate course in computers. I moved to USA with my husband. My husband is a software engineer and we live in Evergreen area of San Jose. I am blessed with two boys. My elder son is in high school and younger son is in elementary school. I speak Hindi and English.

When I was a child, I always dreamt to be a teacher because my school years were the best years of my life. When my kids went to preschool and kindergarten, I felt that kids were learning in a very playful way. This experience made me go back to my dream of becoming a teacher. I have completed my Early childhood Education Teacher units from De Anza College. I have been a preschool and pre-k teacher for last two years at A plus Academy preschool in Sunnyvale. I really want to be a part of Reach Montessori and would love to help children develop their early childhood skills. As a teacher I would like to provide a healthy and playful environment for the children to grow.

Careers

If you are interested in a joining Reach Montessori, you may submit an application any time. Please be sure to state the type of position for which you wish to be considered. We keep applications on file for at least 6 months. We will contact you if a position for which you are qualified becomes available.

We prefer you can submit your resume to: reachmontessoripreschool@gmail.com