Position in School: Gr. 2 Learning Assistant & ES Service Learning Coordinator
What do you love most about the subject that you teach?
I love being able to share my passion for gardening with our Grade 2 students through our hands-on kitchen gardening for Service Learning. I also love supporting the Grade 5 Service Learning Reps as they explore ways to keep the Wonderfruit Wednesday momentum going.
How would you describe the IB Program, and its value, to parents?
If you weren’t a teacher, what would your profession be?
If you could meet any historical figure, who would it be and what would you discuss?
I would like to meet Jane Goodall to discuss the future of our planet and her lifelong devotion to animals, people and the environment.
Which YIS event(s) do you enjoy the most, and why?
I enjoy the student performing arts events because I enjoy theatre and live music.
What advice would you give to teachers looking to work in Japan?
I would say be open-minded and give it a try! Japan is a great country to work in as a teacher.
What excites you most about the new YIS campus?
Of course, I would have to say the garden on the roof!