Ryan VanBuskirk


What do you teach?
I primarily teach intermediate and senior English.

Why did you become a teacher?
I became a teacher to instill a love of reading and critical thinking in young people.

How would your students describe you?
Students would describe me as goofy and earnest.

What’s your favourite challenge to help students overcome?
I love helping students discover a love for vocabulary and the richness of language.

What’s your favourite way to spend an afternoon?
I like to spend an afternoon reading or watching old movies.