Derek Rhodenizer earned his B.Ed. from the University of Otago in New Zealand and his B.A. in History and Philosophy from the University of Western Ontario. Mr. Rhodenizer actively works to stay on the leading edge in education setting and challenging educationalists to take risks and investigate the possibilities when faced with new programs. He harnesses student curiosity and adaptability to trial the latest technological advances. Derek is a specialist in exceptionalities and reading, who is always looking to engage and empower students and accomplish learning objectives. Active in school gardens, martial arts, music and art, Mr. Rhodenizer is a generalist who loves to learn new things.