Tom Kertes Resume

Education

Vancouver Island University

  • Masters in Educational Leadership (currently attending)
  • Nanaimo, BC

Simon Fraser University

  • Bachelor of Education: Indigenous Perspectives in Education (2014)
  • Burnaby, BC

Langara College

  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education (2010)
  • Vancouver, BC

University of Toronto / OISE

  • Graduate Studies: Human Development and Applied Psychology (2008-2009)
  • Toronto, ON

University of Washington

  • Bachelor of Arts: Psychology (2003)
  • Seattle, WA

Teaching and Educational Leadership Experience

Haida Gwaii School District

  • GidGalang Kuuyas Naay Secondary – Grade 8-12 (2016-current)
  • Sk’aadgaa Naay Elementary – Grade K/1 (2015)
  • Tahayghen Elementary – Grade 4/5 (2015)
  • Masset, Skidegate, and Queen Charlotte, Haida Gwaii, BC

University of British Columbia

  • Owl at the Barn – Early Childhood Educator (2010-2013)
  • Vancouver, BC

College of Early Childhood Educators

  • Policy Advisor (2008-2009)
  • Toronto, ON

Seneca College

  • Instructor – Early Childhood Education (2008)
  • Toronto, ON

Puget Sound Learning

  • Director of Education Services (1998-2003)
  • Silverdale, WA

Community Organizing Experience

Liberation Learning Project

  • Community Organizer (2010-2015)
  • Vancouver, BC

Campaign for Child Care Equity at UBC

  • Community Organizer (2010-2013)
  • Vancouver, BC

United Workers Association

  • Community Organizer (2004-2010)
  • Baltimore, MD