As a writing coach and workshop facilitator, Alyssa hopes to empower students with the knowledge of how to develop and enhance their writing. She believes that every student can achieve their goals with the right amount of hard work and support along the way.
Alyssa obtained a B.A. (Hons) in English Language and Literature from The University of Windsor, and a B.Ed. from The University of British Columbia to teach high school English. After advancing her educational career by completing the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Teaching Course, Alyssa now aims to instill the methodologies of this internationally-minded curricula in her students. She has also obtained an Academic Strategies and Executive Function Supports for Students with LD, ADHD, and ASD professional teaching certificate from Landmark College and hopes to bring these strategies and supports to all Options students to help promote their academic success. She takes what she has learned from her time at UBC and her real-world experience as a summer camp counsellor, tutor, and teacher to provide an enriching, educational, and enjoyable experience to all students at Options Solutions. She prides herself on her ability to relate to students on both a personal and academic level and to encourage students to experience educational triumphs of their own.
- South Granville