Mrs. Iris Valera
Teaching Assistant

She believes that teaching is more than a job; it is a mission clothed with dedication, commitment, and true service to impart knowledge in filling the minds of the learners, inculcate character building, and enhance the imagination of the learners to become creative individuals as well. Iris graduated from the University of San Carlos, Cebu City Philippines with a degree of Bachelor of Arts majoring in Political Science. She obtained her Bachelor of Secondary Education with English literature as field of concentration, earned the Master of Arts in Supervision and Administration and has completed the academic requirements of Ph.D. She is a licensed teacher of her home country and currently holds an ADEC appointment as a teacher here in Abu Dhabi, UAE. An Elementary Academic Coordinator for ten years at Philippine National School, Abu Dhabi, UAE. She writes oratorical and declamation pieces for students joining the Literary Speech fest across the school and outside, and does hosting job in every school program. She writes celebratory speeches during her teaching stint.