About:Cynthia (Cindy) is currently teaching a contained gifted middle school class. She has 15 years experiencing teaching at the Primary to Intermediate Levels. (K to Grade 9) She graduated from York University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education. Cindy an Ontario Certified Teacher and received her Specialist in Special Education from Nipissing University. Cindy has taken specialist courses in Mathematics and Physical Education.
Cindy has taught full-time for twelve years with the Peel District School Board in a middle school. Prior to that she taught internationally with American School Foundation in Mexico. Before travelling to Mexico, she had four years experience with the Toronto District School Board. She has experience teaching Language, Reading, History, Geography, Science and Mathematics. Cindy strives to create an inclusive community that fosters positive connections in her classroom. She enjoys engaging students with hands-on activities and lessons that appeal to all levels of learners and abilities.
Cindy practices mindfulness and enjoys yoga and being active. She has assisted with a variety of school extra-curricular activities.
The diversity of Cindy's professional and personal experiences have contributed to her being a friendly, encouraging, inclusive and enthusiastic teacher. She facilitates learners to strive to their full potential!