Mrs. Jackie Angi-Dobos, Director of International Education, has been part of the NCC community since 2010. When studying at Brock University, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English/Politics and a Bachelor of Education degree in TESL. Mrs. Jackie also holds teaching certification from TESL Ontario (OCELT). She has taught English and ESL in four different countries at the high school, college, and university levels. While in Budapest, Hungary, Mrs. Jackie held the Dean of Academics and English/ESL coordinator positions at Greater Grace International School. Mrs. Jackie's work background is well-suited to meet the needs of international students at NCC.
Mrs. Jackie warmly welcomes all students to NCC as she helps them find success in the many areas necessary to excel in high school and beyond. Some specific areas included in Mrs. Jackie’s portfolio are: ESL program coordination, academic classroom support for English Language Learners (ELL’s), English placement testing, IELTS test preparation, English and ESL tutoring coordination, and community service. It's her goal to enhance students' experiences both in the classroom and out.
Mrs. Jackie also feels strongly that all students should have the opportunity to share their culture and heritage while at NCC. She helps students showcase their culture with international days throughout the year - both on and off campus, with recognition of national holidays, and with an annual celebration of all nations represented at NCC.