Full Name: Orla Geary
Position at Renaissance: Primary Teacher
Education and Qualifications: Bachelor of Education degree, Mary Immaculate College, Ireland.
Teaching Experience: Over 6 years teaching experience as a classroom teacher in Ireland. I have taught across a range of different year groups and in multi-grade classroom settings in Ireland. I have also previously taught English as a foreign language in Vietnam.
Professional Accomplishments: I have attended various professional development courses including Strategies to promote spelling, Assessment for learning, Differentiation in the classroom and Promoting Science for Key Stage 2. I was a co-ordinator in organising a fundraising CD for a school. I have attended various sporting events and competitions with Year 6 and have organised school trips to areas of local interest.
Description: I love to travel and have spent time travelling through Asia, America, Australia and Europe. I have most recently been living and working in Sydney, Australia. Having previously lived in Ho Chi Minh City, I was very excited to have the opportunity to return. I look forward to working with everyone at Renaissance.