Coordinator of the Elementary Stream, Professional Year Program
Vernon Strombeck Centre

Department(s) or Program(s)


Jackie Buitelaar completed her Bachelor of Education at TWU, making her not only a faculty member but also an alumni. She completed her M.Ed. with a focus on Educational Practice at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, BC. Presently, she is the Elementary Stream Coordinator for TWU School of Education and one of the Faculty Associates working with elementary student teachers in the Professional Year Program. Previously she was an elementary school classroom teacher first in the Abbotsford DistrictB and then MEI Elementary (Abbotsford). 

Research & Scholarship


 B.Ed. (TWU); M.Ed. (SFU)

Courses Taught

EDUC 302/EDUC 303 - Initial Classroom Experience

EDUC 459 - Curriculum and Pedagogy: Strategies for Teaching Reading & Writing at the Primary Level.