Kinga was born and raised in Poland.   She studied at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, where she first earned by an MA in Polish Philology, followed by a Diploma in Polish as a Second Language followed.  She spent a year abroad in Argentina eaching and gaining new insights into international life and where she learned Spanish.  She began her teaching career at the International School of Krakow where she is Head of the Polish Department.  She has taught IB Polish to students of all ages, as well as Coordinating the Intercultural Polish Studies Programme.  As an IB educator she has participated in various IB training programmes and conferences.  She has also done other training on teaching foreign languages and teaching mother tongue.  Kinga teaches Polish Lit A at school but also to other SSST students.