Meet Our Inspiring Teachers
Izzi Science for kids is a project of a team of independent teachers. We sparkle the kids' interest in science from their early years. The team works currently with the national teams representing Bulgaria on international competitions in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Nikola holds an MA in Astrophysics from Sofia University. He is currently teaching Physics and Astronomy at First Private Mathematics High School. Furthermore, for more than 10 years he has been helping students from different cities to win prestigious international competitions and Olympiads.
Nasko is a science communicator with a research history in Nanotechnology, skilled in Science education. He is currently teaching Chemistry at the National High School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics. Nasko leads Bulgarian student teams that participate in world science competitions
Dimitar Zhelev, PhDWorld and BG Geography
Dimitar is Assistant Professor at the Department of Geography of Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski since 2017. He has participated in many international projects and expeditions. He is the author of books and articles and a co-founder of the website Geograf.bg.
Yavor Denchev earned his BSc and MSc in Microbiology from the University of Victoria, Canada. He teaches at the Anglo-American School in Sofia and provides science club activities to kids aged 4 to 9 years in different schools. Yavor has many years of experience working with children in Canada, too.
Tiberius BaramovWorld and BG History
Tiberius has been teaching Bulgarian and world history for many years. He emphasizes logic and drawing conclusions based on historical data, rather than memorising dates of events.
Zlatina DimitrovaScience and Lab
Zlatina is one of the mentors of Bulgaria Young Naturalists Team and SchoolLab science communication competition in France. She is part of the Bomb Squad – a team of young scientist and students, delivering chemistry shows around the country. Zlatina was the author of many scientific activities, programmes, and shows in Muzeiko and TechnoMagicLand.
Nelly earned BSc of Journalism and MSc from the Department of Physics at Sofia University. She has completed several internships in NASA, CERN, and an observatory in the Netherlands. Nelly is one of the authors of educational programs at Muzeiko children’s science centre, where she spent 4 years as an educator.
Daniela BogdanovaBulgarian language
Daniela Bogdanova has 25 years of expertise in teaching Bulgarian language and literature at private and state schools. She combines creative ideas to present the material in an intractive and attractive way. She inspires kids to love reading and good books.
Sofiya GechevaBulgarian language and world literature
Sophia believes that her enthusiasm and creative teaching can help students discover the pleasures of learning. She has taught Bulgarian language in some of the most elite schools.
Coming soon!Bulgarian language
Lilyana DemebukovaBulgarian math
Experienced primary mathematics teacher with over 30 years of expertise. She helps little students to develop their logical and rational skill and to tackle every hard question as a challenge that they can complete.
Nikoleta SimeonovaCambridge Primary Math
The beauty of mathematics should be taught with a positive attitude and creative manner. Our teacher of mathematics, Nicoleta, has led dozens of 7th graders to achieve great results in international exams in mathematics and English.
Coming soon!Advanced Math
Vladimira DinovaPrimary Teacher
Vladi has 20 years of experience as a primary teacher where her competence lies into the core subjects math and Bulgarian language and literature. On the job she follows the rule: what cannot be achieved with hard work, can be accomplished with love and support.
Detelina ValkovaPrimary Teacher
Detelina Valkova is a primary teacher with vast experience in elite private schools. She says that teaching students in primary schools is a huge responsibility because at this age students develop their character and need appropriate role models.
Novka TodorovaPrimary Teacher
For Novka Todorova teaching a young student is a mission. She thinks that love and great patience are essential for the real teacher and their everyday life is a journey full of adventures.
Albena KachamakovaPreschool teacher
Albena is an experienced primary teacher of pre-school groups. She has been teaching kids in primary and pre-primary school for more than 10 years. Her passion is mountain hiking and she regularly shares with the kids the beauty of nature that she captures with her camera.
Daniela KrustevaPreschool teacher
Dani has been working with children aged 3-7 for more than 10 years. She believes that her young students learn easily through a personal bond with a teacher who would inspire, assess and help them believe in themselves.
Petya DemebukovaPreschool teacher
Petya has been a primary and preschool teacher both in Bulgaria and in the UK. Playing the piano for more than 10 years helps her the most with the youngest students.
Vanya DimitrovaCambridge Primary Math
Vanya has 20 years of experience as a Math teacher in the USA, working for one of the leading schools in Houston, Texas. Vanya has a Master’s degree in civil engineering, but later trained for a teacher. Her work as a teacher is what gives her energy and satisfaction.
Velimira DimovaCambridge Primary Math
Working as a preschool teacher Velimira invests great love and patience into the classroom. She has been a primary teacher at a state school and currently, she is in charge of the mathematics classes in pre-school groups.
Yoanna SigridovaCambridge Primary Math
Joanna has the soul of an architect, the heart of an artist and the mission to be a teacher. Through a creative delivery, she helps students find the practical side of new knowledge and develop their logical thinking.
Sevdalina ManovaPrimary English
Sevdi has graduated BSc Degree in English Philology at SWU, Montessori teacher’s Training in MCI London and MSc in Speech Therapy in Sofia University. She has got diverse experience in childcare and teaching English as a foreign language.
Violeta has years of experience as a teacher of English to children of various ages. She has studied different methodologies and believes that attention and attitude have the greatest importance in the teaching process.
Ralitsa TasevaMusic and drama
Ралица е вдъхновяващ по музика с голям опит като преподавател във водещи столични училища. Свирила е по сцени в България и САЩ, участвала е в мюзикъли и е била съавтор на учебници, но се чувства най-удовлетворена от работата си с деца в училище.
Elina has international experience bringing music to the hearts of many children and inspiring their passion for music and boosting their potential. “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” Plato
Art teacher Maria Assa has graduated from the National Academy of Arts in Sofia and has been doing art classes for children of different age since 2007. She takes a creative approach towards different techniques and materials and combines them with the children’s imagination in an artistic way.
Kapka GeorgievaBallet, Classic and World dance
Kapka, a dance teacher, has trained children from 3 to 15 for over 12 years. She works with a lot of passion and always takes an individual approach to each child. Find out why it is important for children to dance and how dance becomes a workout of emotion and character.
Through dancing, Martin motivates the students to be more confident when performing in front of an audience. He is one of the co-founders of the uMove dance school where children and adults have been practising dancing for more than 10 years.
Aleksander EnkovBG National folk dances
Lachezar RangelovHealth and Physical education (Volleyball, Football and Handball)
Mr. Rangelov is a former volleyball player and he has got extensive experience as a youth volleyball coach (CSKA and „Levski“), achieving success at national and international contests. He teaches sports at the Technical University. He has been working as a PE teacher at several prestigious schools.
Aleksander EnkovHealth and Physical education
Alexander BuyuklievAikido Sensei
Alexander has achieved 4th dan in Aikido and 1st dan in Jiu-Jitsu and is one of the instructors at CHOWA martial arts school. He is a certified Jiu-Jitsu instructor from the National Sports Academy.
Teodora IvanovaEYFS Key Teacher
Teodora Ivanova is a certified primary teacher and a Montessori teacher. A few years ago after she decided to change her career path, she figured out that working with children 3 to 6 years old inspires and motivates her.
Zhenya GaydarovaEYFS Teacher
Вече 12 години тя работи в училища и детски градини с различни възрастови групи, интересува се и прилага в работата си много образователни практики. В уроците си се стреми да подхранва интересите на малчуганите и да ги стимулира да разкриват повече за света около себе си
Delyana StrashimirovaEYFS Teacher
Doroteya ShuninaEnglish Teacher
Diyana NikolovaNursery Teacher
Diana is a young educator with a caring attitude towards children. For the past years, she has been looking after and educating children in preschool age. As an assistant-teacher, she caters for the student’s needs with great care and respect.
Silviya ZhivkovaNursery Teacher
Mariya HristovaOffice manager
Mariya is one of the first people that greets the children at school. With a smile and a lot of motivation, she uses her organisational skills to administratively keep the school in order and at peace.
Ralitsa VelchevaChief Accountant
After graduating in Accountancy in UNWE, Ralitsa never took a break from practising her profession. She actively participates in the work with documents and invoices with responsibility and strong motivation.
Petya GoranovaMarketing manager
Petya graduated in Journalism and after a few years working for leading daily newspapers, she found her passion for marketing. That is why she specialised in advertising management and digital marketing.
Galina TashkovaAdministrative Director
Galina Tashkova is an excellent professional with extensive educational expertise. Her teaching experience of primary grades is more than 15 years long. For more than 18 she has been occupied as deputy director of a large state school.
Doroteya VoevaManaging Director
Doroteya Voeva is the manager and creator of Izzi Science for Kids. Her financial background and business experience are an indispensable part of Izzi’s team of qualified pedagogues and science teachers.
Nikola KaravasilevSTEAM Programme Director