Suzi Bataneant

Preschool Teacher

Suzi Bataneant teaches preschool at Pilgrim School. She received her BA in Early Childhood Education at Northeastern Illinois University, where she was also awarded the Department of Teacher Education Outstanding Student Award.

She began working with children in her church’s Sunday school department where she discovered her love for teaching and working with young children. Mrs Bataneant believes that play is a child’s work and their gateway to learning about the world around them. Play really is hard work!

In her spare time, Mrs. Bataneant loves trying new cuisines, exploring the city and spending time with her husband, Alin.