Third Grade Assistant Teacher
Sonytha Bun was born and raised in the Bay Area. She obtained her B.A. in liberal studies with a concentration in childhood studies from California State University, East Bay. She completed her master’s in education at the Bay Area Teacher Training Institute in the spring of 2021 before becoming a mom. Sonytha has worked with school-aged children for over ten years; her work with youth consisted of homework assistance, reading intervention, sports coaching, nutrition classes, and mentorship. In addition to her career in education, Sonytha enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors, listening to music, playing volleyball, and reading a good book. She joined the Black Pine Circle School community as the second grade assistant teacher in 2019 and is looking forward to working with the third grade students on her return from maternity leave.
Why I Work with Children
I work with kids because I believe they are creative, imaginative, and intelligent; children will grow into adults who will make innovative changes to the future.
A Favorite Book
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho