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Jurgita Maironienė

Lithuanian Language Teacher

Jurgita graduated from Vytautas Magnus University with a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Lithuanian language philology and literature, acquired a pedagogical education, and deepened pedagogical knowledge in non-formal “Leadership Time 3” studies. The teacher-methodologist has been awarded as the winner of the “Most Innovative Teacher”, she especially appreciates non-traditional, experiential teaching methods and tries to organise the work in the classroom so that the child has the opportunity to “awaken” his senses and learning is interesting and interactive. Jurgita prepares children for national competitions, teaches Lithuanian language to children returning from abroad, organises camps, constantly works with members of students’ associations at schools, organises events, trips, projects.

Jurgita believes that raising a child is a unique opportunity to touch the future of us all. The teacher feels happy to be able to teach Lithuanian language and literature, because the lessons of this subject not only polish literacy and reading skills, instill creativity, but at the same time form a value, cultural and civic attitude.