Iraida Gopa

Toddler Guide – WMS

Hometown – Sacramento 

How did you learn about Montessori? – In college…

Where did you take your training? – Denver, Colorado 

Any other degrees, schooling, or training of note? – Esthetician at Paul Mitchell

What do you love about Montessori? – Respecting the child in his/her development.

2 things you can’t live without – My family and friends.

Most favorite trip you’ve taken OR dream vacation – I dream to go to Switzerland and Japan.

Favorite local treat – Time outdoors, hiking, biking, backpacking .

One rule you live by – Stay true to yourself and love on people.

Favorite quote
– “Great teachers emphasize with children, respect them, and believe that each one has something special that can be built upon.” – Anne Lieberman