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BRIANNA ROBERTS
Head of Student Life
English and Drama Teacher. 
CAS, Service Learning and Activities Coordinator. 

 

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About

I am a certified teacher of drama (all levels) English (secondary level) and primary education. I have leadership experience as the Head of Student Life at my current school. I am also a service-learning and activities coordinator. I am seeking meaningful employment at a school which fosters the academic and creative growth of students and strives to make the world a better, more peaceful place. 

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Experience​
HEAD OF STUDENT LIFE - ALBANIAN COLLEGE TIRANA

Tirana, Albania - 2020- present ​
 

 

  • Responsible for the coordination of 25+ student clubs and activities in the Primary, Middle and Secondary Schools.

  • Local and International Trips Coordinator. 

  • Week Without Walls Coordinator 

  • House System creation and implementation. 

  • Literacy Coordinator

  • Internationalism Committee Lead. 

  • Experiential learning and leadership guide for all senior classes.

  • Social Justice Education mentor for all staff.

  • Co-Chair- Staff Social and Wellness Committees.

Teacher: Drama, English and Performing Arts - ALBANIAN COLLEGE TIRANA

Tirana, Albania2019 - present

 

  • IB DP Language and Literature course instructor (current)

  • MYP Drama course instructor (current)

  • PYP Performing Arts teacher (2019)

  • Drama club director - responsible for the production of annual plays, concerts and performance showcases. 

  • Personal Project Mentor

  • Grade 5 Exhibition Mentor

 

 

CAS COORDINATOR/ SERVICE AS ACTION COORDINATOR - ALBANIAN COLLEGE TIRANA

Tirana, Albania -  2019 - present

 

  • Teaching and overseeing the entire CAS Program at Albanian College. Guiding 80+ students to successful completion of this element of the Diploma Program. 

  • Teaching and overseeing the Service as Action Program. Guiding 100+ students to the successful completion of this element of the Middle Years Program.

  • MYP Grade 8 Community Project Coordinator. 

  • Action Coordinator for the PYP. Successfully planning and guiding 150 students through monthly activities engaging them in community projects and partnerships.

  • Responsible for liaising with the PYP/MYP/DP Coordinators to ensure action and international mindedness is at the core of all units.

MONTESSORI ASSISTANT - WESTSIDE MONTESSORI SCHOOL

Toronto, Ontario - 2016-2019 ​
 

  • Educational Assistant in a Montessori classroom for children aged 3-6.

  • Facilitated one-on-one and small group lessons to students.

  • Summer Camp and Extra Curricular Activities Director.

  • Field Trip Coordinator.

EXPERIENTIAL EDUCATOR AND LEADERSHIP FACILITATOR - ME TO WE

Kenya and Ghana - 2012-2015 ​

  • Created and facilitated dynamic leadership programming to youth aged 13-21. These programs were taught to over 6000 youth and continue to be used within the organization.

  • Created workshops and speeches aimed at North American youth, I personally delivered these workshops to over 2000 students.

  • Responsible for ensuring the health and safety of up to 40 youth on service learning experiences in rural Kenya and Ghana.

TEACHING INTERN - WIKONDIEK PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL

Nyanza, Kenya - 2011 (4 month internship through York University) ​

  • Grade 4 Math and English Teacher

  • Grade 9 and 10 English Teacher

  • Drama Club and Choir Director

  • Working in a rural, government school with limited resources.

 
Education

Teacher Preparation Certificate 

Moreland University 

Washington DC 

June 2021 

BA Spec Hons- Theatre. Minor: African Studies

York University

Toronto, Ontario

2008-2012

 

Teaching License: 

OSSE Washington, DC. 

Professional Development Certificates:

 

-International Baccalaureate - Language B (Cat 1). - 2022. 

- What is White Privilege, Really? - Teaching Tolerance - 2022 

- LGTBQ Best Practices- Classroom Culture and Curriculum - Teaching Tolerance - 2022 

- School Leadership Through Community Engagement - Moreland University - 2022 

-International Baccalaureate - Making the PYP Happen - Implementing Agency (Cat 1). - 2019

- PYP Evidencing Learning (Cat 2). International Baccalaureate - 2019 

- Creativity, Activity, Service (Cat 1) - International Baccalaureate - 2019 

Additional Skills

- Excellent command of Kiswahili

- Student leadership and program development

- Exceptionally self sufficient, organized and motivated to inspire students to make the world a better, more peaceful place for all.

Hobbies and Interests

-Playing piano and guitar . 

- Creative writing. 

- Yoga .

- Running marathons. 

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