Meet our Team

Mirjana BarovićMirjana Barović

Mirjana has taught for Školica since 2015, and is also responsible for the day-to-day management of the school. She is currently writing her masters theses in German language and literature, ethnology and cultural anthropology. She speaks fluent English and German, and Croatian sign language.

Iva BezinovićIva Bezinović

Iva founded Školica in 2009. She is head of studies, teaches in Munich and also develops our teaching material. Iva studied​ ​Croatian Language and Literature in Zagreb and went on to work as a translator and teacher at university and grammar school level.

Ines BiškićInes Biškić

Ines started teaching online for Školica in 2016. She has a master's degree in Croatian and Italian Language and Literature from the University of Zagreb. She works as a language teacher, freelance translator and proofreader. She also speaks fluent English.

Mateja CvrtnjakMateja Cvrtnjak

Mateja Cvrtnjak started teaching online for Školica in 2017. Currently she is working on her master's degree in Croatian and Polish Language and Literature in Warsaw.

Paula IgalyPaula Igaly

Paula teaches in Munich and also helps with the day-to-day running of Školica. She studied Croatian and German Studies in Zagreb and worked as a translator, proofreader and editor. She speaks German, Slovenian, English and Italian.

Ana-Marija IvančićAna-Marija Ivančić

Ana-Marija started teaching online for Školica in 2017. She has a master's degree in English Language and Literature and Pedagogy. She has also experience in teaching children.

Valentina IvčecValentina Ivčec

Valentina has been teaching online for Školica since April 2017. She has an MA in Philosophy and a BA in Philosophy and Religious Studies. Valentina also teaches English to children and is studying the Dutch language.

Daniela Josipović TrusićDaniela Josipović Trusić

Daniela is working for Školica since 2016. CShe has a master's degree in Spanish and English Language and Literature. She works as a Croatian, English and Spanish teacher.

Klara MajetićKlara Majetić

Klara has been teaching online for Školica since 2015. She is currently enrolled in the MA program for Croatian Language and Literature and Information science and is also working as a freelance translator and proofreader/editor.

Renata MatićRenata Matić

Renata is teaching for Školica online and in Croatia since 2013. She has an MA in German and Croatian language and literature from the university in Rijeka. She has varied teaching experience in teaching Croatian and German.

Katarina MatićKatarina Matić

Katarina has worked as a teacher since 2016, and for Školica since January 2017. She has a master's degree in Conference Interpreting and Translation Studies from the University of Vienna. She speaks German, Spanish and English and lives in Vienna, where she also works as a German language teacher and translator.

Lidija Ban MatovacLidija Ban Matovac

Lidija has been teaching online for Školica since January 2017. She has a MA in Croatian language and literature and Librarianship in Osijek. She has diverse experience in teaching Croatian as a second and foreign language (from beginners to advanced level) in Croatia as well as abroad.

Franka PaladaFranka Palada

Franka Palada started teaching online for Školica in 2017. She specialises in teaching English and Italian as foreign languages and is currently working on her master’s theses.

Lada ParadžikLada Paradžik

Lada has been teaching online for Školica since 2015. She completed a bachelor's degree (Romance studies) and master's degree in (German studies) in Sarajevo. She works as a German teacher and translator and speaks English, German and French.

Marija PerkovićMarija Perković

Marija started teaching online for Školica in 2016. She has a master's degree in English and Spanish Language and Literature from the University of Zadar. She also works as a freelance translator.

Antonia RibičićAntonia Ribičić

Antonia has been teaching online for Školica since ​2014​.​ ​She studied English and Croatian studies in Split, and now teaches Croatian and English and works as a freelance translator. She also speaks German.

Sara SmrtićSara Smrtić

Sara has been teaching for Školica online since 2016. She is currently studying for her master's degree in German and Croatian studies at the University of Zagreb, she also teaches German and Croatian.

Iva SušilovićIva Sušilović

Iva started teaching online for Školica in 2017. She has a MA in Croatology and Education in Croatology. At the moment she is living in Munich and learning German.

Nina ŠkemberNina Škember

Nina started teaching for Školica in 2017. She studied journalism at the Faculty of Political Science of Zagreb University and currently lives and works in Munich.

Barbara ŠkvorcBarbara Škvorc

Barbara started teaching online for Školica in 2017. She is currently working on her master's degree in German and Polish Language and Literature at the University of Zagreb. She also works as a German language teacher.

Nikolina ZaplatićNikolina Zaplatić

Nikolina has been working as a teacher since 2009, and for Školica since 2016. Nikolina studied Sociology and French studies in Zadar. She speaks German, French and English and lives in Vienna, where she also teaches French.

Linda ZubovićLinda Zubović

Linda started teaching online for Školica in 2017. She is currently working on her bachelor's degree in Informatics and has been studying German Language and Literature at the University of Rijeka.