At the time of joining Centre for Inclusive Education in 2016 Antonia Smokova-Tokić had over eight years of experience working with schools. As a part of the team of Paideia Foundation she worked on the design and implementation of multiple projects on various topics such as civic and global education, sustainable development and social welfare that were of national and international scope. Antonia has been a school moderator in the first phase of the "Community schools" project of the National Network for Children. She is a former scholar of the Federal Agency for Civic Education, Germany. Within the framework of the programm "Shaping Europe - Civic Education in Action" she had initiated and managed photography exhibitions in Bulgaria and in Germany dedicated to the refugee crisis.