Hikarigaoka Campus (Faculty)
At A-JIS, our faculty represents educators and professionals from 15 countries around the world. All are qualified and certified as teachers within their home countries, and all have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in their field of expertise. Our faculty represents educators who possess the capability and experience to deliver our curricular focus: the International Baccalaureate Programme, according to our mission and values. They are a dedicated group of people skilled at inspiring students to seek opportunities that lay ahead as wise, creative, entrepreneurial, solution-driven global leaders.
"You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore."—Andre Gide
“Education is not the learning of facts but the training of the mind to think.” —Albert Einstein
del Rosario, Stephanie
Learning Support Teacher
“Through others, we become ourselves” —Lev Vygotsky
Grade 1 Teacher
"The most important thing, is to be kind." —Ernest Bertram Sidney
MYP & DP Japanese Language and Literature, MYP Japanese Language Acquisition Teacher
“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.“ —Peter Drucker
PYP PSPE Teacher, Head of PE Department
“When the student is ready the teacher will appear. When the student is truly ready… the teacher will disappear.” —Lao Tzu
“Thoroughly understand what it is to understand, and not only will you understand the broad lines of all there is to be understood but also you will possess a fixed base, and invariant pattern, opening upon all further developments of understanding.” —Bernard Lonergan, S.J.
Grade 3 Teacher
“The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” —BB King