Ms. Anna Marie Ternida, who originally comes from the Philippines, holds both a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with a major in Pre-school Education.
Ms. Ternida is a rare find as she can teach both Early Years and Primary at ILG. She is looking forward to pursuing her Masters Degree in Education in the coming year. Ms. Ternida is trained to teach the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP) and has been teaching in IB World Schools since 2003. She has worked in a variety of classrooms ranging from Prekindergarten to Grade 3.
She has also held the roles of Assistant Primary Years Programme (PYP) Coordinator, Lower Primary Coordinator and Early Childhood Center Coordinator. In addition to attending numerous PYP workshops, Ms. Ternida is also trained in the Reggio Emilia approach, First Steps Reading and Writing, and has gained her qualifications for ‘Teaching ESL Students in mainstream classrooms’. Ms. Ternida has lived in Indonesia, China, Azerbaijan and the Republic of Fiji.