Anne Thénin, Managing Director and founder
of Bonjour les Kids, LLC
Anne was born and raised in France.
A Master in French
Literature received with distinction from Paris X University, Paris France
(DEA de literature compare, mention Bien) A
CAPES in French literature from the Versailles Teaching Academy. French National Diploma to
teach in the French School System.
Over 15 years she taught French and French literature in France
and the USA to children from various backgrounds.
Among other places, she taught in the Grigny French Middle School, France and in the Chicago
Mom of 3 bilingual children, Anne has understood the importance of
learning a Language through the early years. She has chosen to teach preschoolers because exposure to the second language
should begin as early as possible.
asked, what is her main motivation in founding Bonjour les Kids, LLC, she replies:
“Over the years, I have developed a true passion and love for children and teaching. Through my
3 children I have understood how powerful could be the teaching of a foreign language at an early age using the proper methodology.
My goal is to share that wealth through Bonjour les Kids with others.”
“A bilingual environment is an extraordinary gift for