ChooChoo Chicago's mission is to provide safe and loving environment for each child. Our experience and love for little ones fosters a relationship with every child and their family in a place where kids can play, learn, and grow in a home away from home. We provide an environment where close personal attention, nurture, and well-being of each child is our main imperative.
Ms. Mia holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Entrepreneurship from City University of New York, accompanied by 10+ years of childcare experience in various settings. In recent years she has achieved Illinois’ Director, ECE, as well as Infant Toddler Credentials through Illinois’ Professional Development System and INCCRRA.
With her entrepreneurial skills, love for education and children as well as specialization in art history and studio arts, Ms. Mia brings her love for arts and crafts as well as her reliable and reputable childcare experience into this family venture.
Miss Ana holds a Bachelor's Degree in Ethnology and Anthropology from the University of Philosophical Studies in Belgrade, Serbia. She fosters special interests in human growth and development in new cultural and social settings. She absolutely loves implementing her knowledge and passion of yoga and healthy lifestyle among children. While, this is her first preschool/daycare teaching experience, she is eager to learn our teaching and play methods and be part of our little family. Her positivity and love for children make her a great member of our team.
Ms. Jana (Yanna) holds a Bachelor's Degree in Education with focus on Geography. She has had previous experience teaching, leading, planning and implementing curriculum for elementary school children as a professor of Geography in her native country of Serbia. She is passionate about education and is eager to learn new teaching methods among younger children as well as further her education in this filed. Another great passion of Ms. Jana is literature and reading, which she is effectively passing onto her four-year-old daughter Zoya.