Jennifer Smith

What do you teach? I am Primary/Junior Teacher in reading, writing and math.  Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I wanted to help children reach their full potential and succeed throughout life.  What’s your favourite challenge to help students overcome? My favourite challenges to help...

Dr. Nicole Massarelli

What do you teach? Intermediate/Senior math and science Why did you become a teacher? I love to learn new things and also help students de-mystify math and see all of the cool applications! How would your students describe you? Kind, funny, passionate about math! What’s your favourite challenge to help...

Chris Scott

What do you teach? High school math and science. Why did you become a teacher? I get to show students the fascinating parts of subjects that they would otherwise find disinteresting. How would your students describe you? Invested in their progress, process-oriented and concerned with understanding them on an individual...

Roxanne Heavysege

What do you teach? I teach at the primary/junior level but also enjoy working with students at the intermediate level for math. Why did you become a teacher? I love learning and I learn something new from my students every day! How would your students describe you? I think my...

Kate Monteith

What do you teach? I teach reading, writing, math and executive functioning skills to primary, junior and intermediate students. Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I love to learn and I want my students to love learning as well. I have known that I wanted...

Deborah Shub

What do you teach? I teach primary/junior reading, writing and math. I also work with intermediate students who aim to strengthen their foundational skills. Why did you become a teacher? I love working with kids, getting to know how each student thinks and learns and helping them to achieve their...

Julia Belan

What do you teach? I teach reading, writing and math to primary, junior and intermediate students. Why did you become a teacher? I have always enjoyed working with children and found it incredibly satisfying helping students to learn and grow. Kids are also incredibly funny and teaching allows you to...

Brittany Kay

What do you teach? I am a Learning Specialist for Primary, Junior, Intermediate and Senior. I love teaching literacy, drama, and math! Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I felt like I had an innate ability to build rapport with young folks. I cherish witnessing...

Maliaka Reid

What do you teach? I teach primary, junior and intermediate students with a focus on reading, writing, math and executive functioning skills. Why did you become a teacher? I wanted to be a teacher as I love to help children reach their full potential and help them to become life...

Anise Truman

What do you teach? I teach primary and junior reading, writing, math, French and executive functioning skills. Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I love fostering relationships with students and helping them get closer to achieving their goals. How would your students describe you? My...

Justin Bell

What do you teach? I’m a primary-junior teacher who also has a lot of experience working with students at the intermediate level, specifically in literacy and math. I also have a background in teaching music. Why did you become a teacher? I realized at a young age that a teacher...

Kayla Chute

What do you teach? At RRLS, I teach several subjects, but my main focuses are reading, writing, and executive functioning skills. I primarily teach students in the Junior and Intermediate/Senior grade levels. Why did you become a teacher? I have always wanted to be a teacher since I was a...

Anuj Kaushal

What do you teach? I teach high school English, history, and geography. Why did you become a teacher? I enjoy helping students achieve a goal they previously thought was out of grasp and help them build on those skills. How would your students describe you? My students would describe me...

Lindsey Capobianco

What do you do at RRLS? I am the Operations Manager here at RRLS. I wear many hats from generating forecasting reports to running to the store to buy fruit for the office – apples of course! What’s your favourite thing about working in operations? My favourite thing about working...

Joelle Brooker

What do you do at RRLS? I’m the outreach and communications coordinator. My main role is to connect with professionals like psychologists and therapists, introduce them to RRLS, and explain who we are and what we do. What’s your favourite thing about working in outreach? My favourite thing about working...