June 20, 2018
English as an Additional Language (EAL) Leader
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mandy Nykolaishen as the English as an Additional Language (EAL) Leader for the Prairie Rose School Division effective September 4, 2018.
Mandy has been a member of the Hutterian Colony School staff since 2008 and she has experience teaching K-8 students in all curricular areas. She completed her Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education at University of Manitoba and she has a Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Education – Special Education.
Starting as an educational assistant with the St. James-Assiniboia School Division, Mandy had an opportunity to work with EAL students in a high school setting. Throughout her teaching career with PRSD, she has worked with all levels of EAL students in the colony setting.
Mandy is a lifelong learner committed to education and students. PRSD welcomes Mandy’s experience to EAL learning, Universal Design for Learning (UDL) in achieving literacy and numeracy goals, and in second language environment.
Terry M.J. Osiowy
Prairie Rose School Division