We are very excited to share that we have two more exceptional educators to add to our growing team of Learning Associates! Our Learning Associates are available to support schools, districts and other organizations in a variety of areas! Welcome to the team, Cheryl and Nancy!
Cheryl Gascoyne is an educator with over 20 years in the profession as a classroom teacher, intervention specialist, literacy coach & district coordinator. Cheryl has extensive experience with literacy programming within the classroom from Pre-K to upper elementary, as well as literacy intervention and supports from Pre-K to Gr. 12. Most recently, Cheryl has received intensive training with the new Fountas & Pinnell Classroom™ resources and is one of Pearson Education Consultants for the launching and training of FPC™ in Canada.
“I have had the pleasure of working with Lorna and Kurtis these past few years and I’m very excited to have the opportunity to work more closely with them and the Jigsaw Learning Team. I look forward to learning from this remarkable group of educators and to working with teachers, schools, and districts to make a contribution to the structures and supports to enhance student learning.”
Nancy Roy began her career more than twenty years ago in education as a specials needs teacher in the Outaouais region of Québec and has been working at Greater North Central Francophone in Edmonton for more than twelve years. During her twenty-two year career in education, she has worked as a school principal, educational consultant, learning coach, teacher and special needs teacher. Nancy is available to support Francophone schools in establishing collaborative structures, specifically in relation to the Collaborative Response Model framework.
“C’est un plaisir et un honneur pour moi de me joindre à l’équipe de Jigsaw Learning! Cette équipe reflète mes valeurs et ma philosophie en éducation. J’ai hâte d’avoir la chance de travailler avec des équipes écoles et des conseil scolaires afin de développer une approche collaborative pouvant améliorer la réussite des élèves ainsi que l’esprit d’équipe!”
“It is a pleasure and an honour for me to join the Jigsaw Learning team! This team reflects my values and philosophy in education. I look forward to working with school teams and school boards to develop a collaborative approach that can enhance student success and team spirit!”