Aileen Bergan has been an educator for the past 30 years. She received her initial Early Years Teacher Education in Manitoba, Canada. She went on to teach in 7 different elementary schools and 2 high schools programs. She received further specialty training in teaching children with Learning Disabilities, children with special needs and the Reading Recovery a program for 6 year olds. She has worked extensively in program development in student services in both elementary, middle years and high school.

Presently she is the Academic Director of Maple Bear Korea located in Seoul where she trains teachers and Academic Directors in the Maple Bear programs and methodology.