Language School Teachers




Helge Kushner – Carnation September 5

With her back straight intelligent Carnation is seeking and reflective. Her continuous truth seeking reflects in her pedagogical career. After graduating from Tallinn Pedagogical University in 1997 where she became an Estonian language and literature teacher, Helge has stuck with her chosen career up until now. Helge is curious, has a great sense of humour, is punctual, industrious, hates exaggerations and demands it from her students. Her students appreciate her energy, glow, friendliness and sense of duty.

Estonian and Russian

Katrin Taumann – Heather September 29

Modest Heather is characterised by elegance, clear mind and soft temper. Katrin is an irreplaceable specialist and knows her price. She is a good colleague-mate, balanced and an easy-going pedagog, who graduated from Tallinn University as a Russian literature and Estonian language teacher in 1993.

In Nordic University she acquired a diploma of English language philologist. Master Heather has a long experience working with children, teenagers and adults, so quarrels are unknown to her: she always finds harmony with her students as well as colleagues.

English, Estonian and Russian

Riina Runno – Orchid November 5

Mysterious Orchid doubts everything except her career choice. According to practical life industrious, courageous and positive teacher Riina is always ready to fight till the end of her days. She graduated from Tallinn University in 1994 and this brought her to teaching in 2000. Having an iron will in her work and duties, without escaping from reality, reaching her goals with different methods, her results are always impressive. Intensive life with children and grown-up students do not wither Orchid, but add energy and adrenalin for continuous self-perfection.