Kim Rusko

Preschool Fours Teacher

Kim Rusko has been teaching at World Academy since 1992. She is a graduate of St. Joseph’s College with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and a minor in Psychology. She also has a CDA (Child Development Associate credential) and is First Aid/CPR certified.

Kim is a Nashua native and lives with her husband, Dave, daughter, Kristen, and yorkie, Annie. She enjoys cooking, spending time with family and friends and being outside as much as possible.

Kim believes that children learn best through exploring with hands-on experiences. Through observation and communication with families, she supports children's strengths and encourages them as they reach developmental milestones. Kim works hard to provide a classroom that is welcoming and inviting with many enriching activities in a friendly and warm environment. "I want a child's first experience in the classroom to be a positive one that carries over in his/her future education."

Kim joined the World Academy community in 1992.

Education

  • BA in Sociology/Psychology from St. Joseph’s College
  • CDA credential

Experience

  • 1991 - Present – World Academy – Preschool Fours Teacher
  • 2005 -2007 – ECE Special Service Coordinator
  • 1997 - 2009 – Preschool 4’s Department Head