Ms. Layna

Toucan Primary Lead

Ms. Layna is the Lead Guide in our Toucan Community, she is originally from Brazil. This is where she received her bachelor’s degree in Portuguese Language and Literature and worked as a language teacher in High School for 5 years. Ms. Layna will bring her background in the Portuguese language to our Toucan Community. Ms. Layna is also an active member in the Focolare Movement, which is a movement of spiritual and social renewal, founded in the Trent, Italy in 1943 during the Second World War. Before moving to the United States of America, Ms. Layna lived in Europe for two years where she studied Theology in Italian.

For the past 9 years, Ms. Layna has lived in the United States, this is where she completed her Primary Montessori Teacher training from the American Montessori Society and has worked in a Montessori School in Texas. We are happy Ms. Layna joined us as our Lead Guide in our Toucan Community, we are looking forward to her knowledge and experience for the advancement of the children.