Simona Dayan has an extensive background in Jewish Education. She holds an MA from Hebrew University, Jerusalem. During her career as an educator, Simona has fulfilled a wide variety of roles. Most recently, she served as Head of Jewish Studies at a school in Toronto. She has also worked as a Hebrew teacher and as a Vice Principal. Simona’s love of teaching is evidenced by the lasting bonds she forms with her students, a process she views as “molding the next generation and the future.” Simona has already had the opportunity to work on the Adelson campus, volunteering with the school last year, assisting our older students in improving their Hebrew language skills. Simona enjoys reading, cooking, traveling, and studying health/nutrition. This year, Simona will serve in a formal teaching position, instructing Hebrew in the Upper School.