Yona Bleijenburg
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Yona Bleijenburg


Yona Bleijenburg was born and raised in a big family near The Hague. She moved to Utrecht when she started her study to become a teacher of Dutch language and culture in secondary school. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Education at the Hogeschool Utrecht.

During her study, Yona completed her final internship in Budapest, Hungary where she taught at a school for Dutch language and culture and at the Eötvös Loránd University. She really enjoyed teaching Dutch as a foreign language. Yona is happy to gain more experience teaching Dutch Language Acquisition at the International School Utrecht. She also teaches Dutch Language and Literature and is a MYP-mentor.

In her free time Yona likes to do yoga, reads a lot of books and enjoys the outdoors.