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.

Daryanani, Harsha

EAL Teacher

“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

Diaz, Vanessa

Information Literacy Specialist / Librarian, MYP Individuals & Societies

Docherty, Hiromi

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

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

Endo, Shoko

MYP & DP Teacher, CAS Coordinator

“You are the only one and only once existence in the universe on an unlimited time line.”

Ferrick, Borrvs

MYP Teacher

“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.

Furuya, Megumi

MYP Teacher

Hensley, Nathan

Grade 2 Teacher

Hisamatsu, Emi

MYP Science Teacher

We are accepting applications for 2020–2021