Hikarigaoka Campus (Faculty)

Our Faculty

At Aoba, 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.

Butler, Thomas

Grade 5 Teacher

Cho, Jasmine

PYP Teacher

"Every student can learn, just not on the same day or the same way." - George Evans

Coleman, Meagan

MYP Performing Arts

Dang-Le, Tammy

Grade 2 Teacher

"I'm Amazing" -Tammy Dang-Le

Daryanani, Harsha

EAL Teacher

“Education is not the learning of facts but the training of the mind to think.” —Albert Einstein

Davis, Josh

MYP English/Design Teacher

Diaz, Vanessa

MYP English/Design Teacher

Docherty, Hiromi

G10-12 Service Coordinator / DP Japanese Language & Literature

“The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.“ —Peter Drucker

Douglas, Dionne

DP Environmental Systems and Societies / DP Chemistry / DP Biology Advisor

Dreux-Besnard, Brice

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

We are accepting applications for 2022-2023