Jenn Barlow

What do you teach? I work primarily with intermediate and senior students on math, executive functioning, homework support, and English skills such as reading, writing, spelling, and comprehension.  Why did you become a teacher? In short, I became a teacher because I love to learn, inspire, and help others. I...

Vanessa Mangar

What do you teach? I teach English and math but occasionally science and geography depending on my students’ needs. I can also teach dance and drama.  Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I believe that every child is smart. My goal as a teacher is...

Paula Schultz

What do you teach? I mostly teach Intermediate and Senior students who want to improve their critical reading and written expression. Why did you become a teacher?  I have always enjoyed working with young people in all sorts of settings, from recreational summer camps to community arts programs to classroom...

Henry Moss

What do you teach? I teach standardized-test prep for the SSAT, SAT, and ACT entrance exams. I also can help you with any of your writing, history, and social studies needs. I also love helping students develop their interviewing skills for private school admissions. Why did you become a teacher?...

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...

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...

Michaela Benwell

What do you teach? I teach math, reading and writing at the Primary/Junior level. I also provide homework support and teach executive functioning strategies. Why did you become a teacher? I became an educator because I believe that supporting students on their educational journey is the most rewarding job! I...

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...

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...