Ms. Washchyshyn is a graduate of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School’s Teacher Training Program and holds her Licentiate qualifications with the Cecchetti Society of Canada and Cecchetti International of Classical Ballet. She teaches creative movement, character, ballet and Pilates at all levels. Ms. Washchyshyn had the opportunity to study abroad in Italy at Ateneo Danza. During her stay she received her ISTD Intermediate Modern examination. In addition to teaching for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, Ms. Waschyshyn is the Director of Sopilka Ukrainian Dance School and Artistic Director with Troyanda Dance Ensemble. She has also been Ballet Mistress to Rusalka Ukrainian Dance Ensemble. Ms. Washchyshyn has travelled across Canada to adjudicate both ballet and Ukrainian dance competitions.