Ryan holds a B.Sc from McMaster University as well as a Bachelor of Education from Western. He is qualified to teach Science and Math for Junior and Intermediate grades and has taught English at all high school levels to Grade 12. Ryan has taught English, Math, Science overseas at an international school and has several years of classroom experience. He has also had ESL teaching experience and enjoys working with ESL and ELL students. As a personal trainer, a camp supervisor and a classroom teacher he has had the opportunity to educate people in many different ways. He uses his enthusiasm to get students excited and motivated to learn. In addition to course content, he believes it is critical to teach learning and study strategies in order to create a confident, independent learner. This is an essential skill as we are all life-long learners.