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...

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...

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...

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...

Carly Zatzman

What do you teach? I teach Primary/Junior/Intermediate students! Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I love helping people and making a positive impact on someone’s life. How would your students describe you? I think my students would describe me as a fun, upbeat, engaging teacher...

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...

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...