Ms. Julie Zagdanski

School(s): Primary School
Department(s): American Faculty
Title(s): Preschool English Teacher

Julie Zagdanski is originally from New Jersey and moved to Philadelphia in 2015. She joins us as the prekindergarten English teacher.

Ms. Zagdanski graduated from Boston University with a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and earned her master’s degree from Rutgers University, specializing in Early Education.

Inspired by working with young children and their families, Ms. Zagdanski created and taught at Ganeinu, a cooperative preschool in New Jersey. She later moved to Israel, where she taught English to prekindergarten children in a new immigrant enrichment center. She believes in guiding children to learn language through meaningful activities that build connections.

Ms. Zagdanski has visited France and is excited to be part of the French International School. She enjoys painting, singing, and spending time with friends and family.